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By Lesley Williams,Tammy Williams

Lesley Williams is pressured to go away Cherbourg Aboriginal payment and her kinfolk at a tender age to paintings as a household servant. except just a little pocket cash, Lesley by no means sees her wages – they're stored ‘safe’ for her and for numerous others similar to her. She is taught to not query her lifestyles, until eventually desperation makes her begin to ask yourself, the place is all that money she earned? So starts off a nine-year trip for solutions in order to try out each ounce of her get to the bottom of. encouraged by means of her mother’s quest, a teenage Tammy Williams enters a countrywide writing festival. The successful prize takes Tammy and Lesley to Michael Jackson’s Neverland Ranch and finally to the United countries in Geneva. instructed with honesty and humor, Not simply Black and White is a rare memoir approximately girls made up our minds to ensure background isn't forgotten.

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