Resilient Black Boy: 52 Weeks of Anti-Racist Activities for Black Joy and Resilience

Category: Book
By (author): Fievre, M.J.
Series: Bold And Black
Subject:  YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Boys & Men
  YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / General
  YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Social Topics / Prejudice & Racism
  YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Social Topics / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Audience: young adult
Publisher: Mango
Published: December 2021
Format: Book-paperback
Pages: 224
Size: 8.50in x 5.50in
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$ 28.95
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Additional Notes

From The Publisher*Black Self-Love, Anti-Racism, and Affirmations for Teens

"M.J. Fievre is the best friend, the confidante everyone yearns for." -Mike, the Poet, author of Dear Woman and The Boyfriend Book

From the bestselling author of Badass Black Girl comes a much-needed space for Black teens and kids to say "I am enough." In this journal for teen boys, be empowered by 52 weeks of Black self-love and anti-racism lessons, affirmations for positive thinking, and prompts for Black Boy Joy.

A Black male handbook and journal for self-care. Resilient Black Boy includes prompts for boys to reflect and divulge what they're feeling on a deeper level. It comes with mind-strengthening affirmations for teens, stories of truth and power, and practices to teach Black boys how to stay empowered despite what life throws at them. This Black confidence book is a catalyst for change and healing to enter the heart and spirit of Black boys everywhere.

Part of the Confident Black Boy series for Black self-love and antiracism. The Confident Black Boy series is specifically designed to help Black boys create a safe space to be themselves. The world often forgets that Black boys also need affirmations and words of empowerment to get through the day. Resilient Black Boy seeks to give Black teens the space to heal, find Black Boy Joy, and become empowered to walk boldly in their everyday lives.

Inside, you'll find:
• Instruction for gaining perspective, freedom, and power in the face of macro- and microaggressions
• A safe place to acknowledge how racism affects you and create coping strategies to combat it
• Encouragement for living your best life as a BIPOC person with self-esteem and confidence

If you liked Black confidence books and anti-racism journals for boys like This Book is Anti-Racist Journal, Cry Like a Man, or 39 Lessons for Black Boys & Girls, you'll be empowered by the Black self-love and antiracism journal Resilient Black Boy.
Biographical Note

Born in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, M.J. Fievre moved to the United States in 2002. She currently writes from Miami.

M.J. Fievre is the author of Happy, Okay? Poems about Anxiety, Depression, Hope, and Survival (Books & Books Press, 2019) and Badass Black Girl: Questions, Quotes, and Affirmations for Teens (Mango Publishing, 2020). She helps others write their way through trauma, build community and create social change. She works with veterans, disenfranchised youth, cancer patients and survivors, victims of domestic and sexual violence, minorities, the elderly, those with chronic illness or going through transition and any underserved population in need of writing as a form of therapy-even if they don't realize that they need writing or therapy.

A long-time educator and frequent keynote speaker (Tufts University, Massachusetts; Howard University, Washington, D.C.; the University of Miami, Florida; and Michael College, Vermont; and a panelist at the Association of Writers & Writing Programs Conference, AWP), M.J. is available for book club meetings, podcast presentations, interviews and other author events.