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Piernas-Davenport was born on Chicago's southside, grew up in Harvey, Illinois and currently lives in Chicago Heights, Illinois.
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- Shante Keys and the New Year's Peas, Albert Whitman and Company, 2007
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Shanté Keys and the New Year's Peas
Albert Whitman & Company. 2007
Shanté Keys loves New Year's Day! But while Grandma fixed chitlins, baked ham, greens, and cornbread, she forgot the black-eyed peas! Oh no--it'll be bad luck without them! So Shanté sets out to borrow some from the neighbors.