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Ilyasah Shabazz

Ilyasah Shabazz, third daughter of Malcolm X and Dr. Betty Shabazz, is an educator, activist, motivational speaker, and author of multiple award-winning publications, including her books, Betty Before X and X: A Novel. She is also an active advocacy worker and an adjunct professor at John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York City.

The Awakening of Malcolm X

Ilyasah Shabazz and Tiffany D. Jackson
FSG Books for Young Readers
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

A powerful fictionalized account of Malcolm X's adolescent years in jail, written by his daughter along with 2019 Coretta Scott King - John Steptoe award-winning author.

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Available 01/05/2021

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Betty Before X

Ilyasah Shabazz, with Renee Watson
Square Fish
Square Fish

The fictionalized biography of Betty Shabazz (Malcolm X's wife) as a young girl in post-WWII Detroit, as written by her daughter, Ilyasah Shabazz, with Renée Watson.

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