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Ayana Mathis

“...Hattie wanted to give her babies names that weren't already chiseled on a headstone in the family plots in Georgia, so she gave them names of promise and of hope, reaching-forward names, not looking-back ones.”

Ayana Mathis, The Twelve Tribes of Hattie
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The Twelve Tribes of Hattie The Twelve Tribes of Hattie by Ayana Mathis
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