Am I the Last Virgin? by Tara Roberts
Ten African American Reflections on Sex and Love

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Explores the sexual issues confronting today's African-American youth, in a collection of coming-of-age essays that address such topics as homosexuality, incest, teen pregnancy, AIDS, first love, and discussing sex with parents.
 

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Tara Roberts is a former lifestyle editor for both Essence and Heart& Soul magazines. She is currently the managing editor of Sex, Etc.,the national newsletter and Web site written by teens, for teens, outof Rutgers University. Tara divides her time between Atlanta,Georgia, and Highland Park, New Jersey.
 
Published January 1, 1997 by Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing. 112 pages
Genres: Young Adult, Biographies & Memoirs, Children's Books. Non-fiction

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Subtitled African American Reflections on Sex and Love, this is an uneven collection of personal accounts of rape, child abuse, incest, AIDS, abortion, homosexuality, and failed relationships (with men, with mothers).

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A young woman remembers her sexual abuse by her uncle. Another sees her rapist in the supermarket only a year after the assault. A third connects deeply with her mother over an unwanted pregnancy. Mos

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A young woman remembers her sexual abuse by her uncle. Another sees her rapist in the supermarket only a year after the assault. A third connects deeply with her mother over an unwanted pregnancy. Mos

Dec 30 1996 | Read Full Review of Am I the Last Virgin?: Ten Af...

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