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I felt that the book Bitita's Diary by Carolina Maria de Jesus was an excellent testimonial about a young girl growing up in Brazil during the early 1900s. Read morePublished on April 30, 2001 by Samantha Kaucher
Bitita's Diary tells the story of a Brazilian mulatta, Carolina Maria de Jesus, also know as Bitita, and the struggles that she had faced throughout her life. Read morePublished on April 30, 2001 by "jltorre"
I enjoyed this novel. It was very educational and related very well to class material. This novel helped to explain ideas such as discrimination by race and class, Latin American... Read morePublished on April 30, 2001 by Susan Rakoczy
"Bitita's Diary" by Carolina Maria de Jesus was a very interesting testimonial about a young black girl growing up in Brazil. Read morePublished on April 26, 2001 by Tyresa Tomlin
Bitita's Diary by Carolina Maria de Jesus is an excellent testimonial about Bitita's life and obstacles she went through. Read morePublished on April 22, 2001 by Diana Geary
Bitita's Diary by Carolina Maria de Jesus is a wonderful testimonial depicting the life of a poor, black, Brazilian woman. Read morePublished on April 16, 2001 by Angela M. Adams
I had to read "Bitita's Diary" for my Women of Latin America class in college. I don't think I would have read it otherwise, but I'm glad it was assigned. Read morePublished on April 1, 2001 by Cassie Davis
Bitita's Diary, from Brazil, is an interesting and easy to follow factual book. They way life was for Bitita and her family is so vastly different than my own experience that it... Read morePublished on March 8, 2001 by "kiki513"
I was asked to read this book for a class. I really did not think that I would enjoy it at all. I was wrong, once I picked up this book I could not put it down. Read morePublished on March 5, 2001 by "lahazz22"