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Young British and Black

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ISBN 100936739150
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Hi there. I have 2 books I read in middle/high school to which I cannot recall the titles. -First book: I only remember the cover. It's a young adult novel, black cover with a triquelta type symbol on the front.

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I think it was kind of a horror/mystery -Second book: adult mystery/action/drama. Its about necromancy and assassins.

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The story is about a fictional island kingdom somewhat close to the UK. This island kingdom is tiny and populated with a royal family of 4 (?) kids and maybe an Aunt or nutty father. The time period is a bit before World War II. The title is the name of the family. Alt History takes a look into why black British people are often left out of the history books and how there have been black people living in the UK for hundreds of years.

Before long, Black British musicians were regularly finding themselves in the Top Ten, while white bands played more and more "black" music, and an increasing number of bands recruited musicians regardless of their colour.

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