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Empowered Black Girl: Joyful Affirmations and Words of Resilience (Teen and YA Maturing, Self-Esteem, Cultural Heritage, For Fans of Badass Black Girl)

Empowered Black Girl: Joyful Affirmations and Words of Resilience (Teen and YA Maturing, Self-Esteem, Cultural Heritage, For Fans of Badass Black Girl)

by M.J. Fievre

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Overview

Inspirational Affirmations from Fabulous Black Female Trailblazers

Fievre’s tips for affirmations and other positive strategies are the tools her readers will be able to utilize in their lives. It’s time for us Black girls and Black women to be empowered, and I’m glad we have Fievre to show us the way.” —Monique Jones, author of The Book of Awesome Black Americans

#1 New Release in Teen & Young Adult Maturing, Cultural Heritage, and Women Biographies

Even strong, fearless, and badass Black girls and Black women need affirmations. Now more than ever, we need to practice the art of self-care and give our minds and bodies the TLC they deserve. Author of Badass Black Girl and Happy, Okay? M.J Fievre brings you inspirational words of wisdom through fabulous Black female trailblazers who have changed the world, including Audre Lorde, Lupita Nyong'o and Angela Davis.

Take a deep breath. We don’t always have to be strong. Sometimes, taking a break to focus on our mental health is bravery in itself. We find ourselves needing reminders that we are incredible and more than enough.

Empowered Black Girl: Joyful Affirmations and Words of Resilience teaches you to:

  • Learn the habit of using affirmations daily
  • Experience a life filled with love, Black joy, fulfillment, and satisfaction
  • Take control of your destiny
  • Strengthen your self-esteem

The Radical self-affirmation you deserve. If you find yourself feeling overwhelmed, stop in your tracks and do an attitude adjustment, or, more specifically, a "gratitude adjustment." Badass Black Girl Affirmations gives you the dose of radical self-affirmation you deserve.

If you enjoyed empowering books like Badass Affirmations, Well-Read Black Girl, or Conquer Anxiety Workbook for Teens, then you’ll love Empowered Black Girl: Joyful Affirmations and Words of Resilience.



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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781642505603
Publisher: Mango Media
Publication date: 01/19/2021
Series: Badass Black Girl Series
Pages: 224
Sales rank: 735,002
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)
Age Range: 12 - 16 Years

About the Author

Born in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, M.J. Fievre moved to the United States in 2002. She currently writes from Miami, Florida. M.J.’s publishing career began as a teenager in Haiti. At nineteen years-old, she signed her first book contract with Hachette-Deschamps, in Haiti, for the publication of a Young Adult book titled La Statuette Maléfique. Since then, M.J. has written nine books in French that are widely read in Europe and the French Antilles. In 2013, One Moore Book released M.J.’s first children’s book, I Am Riding, written in three languages: English, French, and Haitian Creole. In 2015, Beating Windward Press published M.J.’s memoir, A Sky the Color of Chaos, about her childhood in Haiti during the brutal regime of Jean-Bertrand Aristide. She is also the author of Happy, Okay? Poems about Anxiety, Depression, Hope, and Survival and Empowered Black Girl: Joyful Affirmations and Words of Resilience. A long-time educator and frequent keynote speaker, M.J. is available for book club meetings, podcast presentations, interviews and other author events.

Table of Contents

Introduction 11

Chapter 1 Confidence-Dare to Be Powerful 16

Chapter 2 What's LOVE Got to Do with It? 33

Chapter 3 Beauty-You Are Vibrant with Strength 54

Chapter 4 Work-You're the Architect of Your Badass Life 69

Chapter 5 Family-The One We're Given, the One We Choose 92

Chapter 6 Resilience in the Face of Challenge 116

It's Just the Beginning 143

30 Days of Purpose 145

About the Author 149

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From the Publisher

“The world is often unkind to Black girls and Black women. Issues Black women have historically faced—oppression, racism, sexism, economic strife—are sometimes compounded in unimaginable ways. M.J. Fievre’s Empowered Black Girl couldn’t have come at a better time. The words from influential Black female role models, combined with Fievre’s own wisdom regarding self-love and self-esteem, will give readers the feeling of being heard and understood. Fievre’s tips for affirmations and other positive strategies are the tools her readers will able to utilize in their lives. It’s time for us Black girls and Black women to be empowered, and I’m glad we have Fievre to show us the way.”

—Monique Jones, author of The Book of Awesome Black Americans

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