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As her father prepares for a trip back to his childhood home in Ethiopia, Desta begins to worry. Where does her father truly belong--in the village of his youth or here in America with her? What was growing up in Ethiopia like? And will her father's love for his family be enough to bridge these two worlds and bring him back to her? and#8226;A powerful portrait of a contemporary American immigrant family and#8226;From a Coretta Scott King Honor-winning artist and#8226;Portrays a heartwarming father-daughter relationship and#8226;Junior Library Guild Selection

Product Details

ISBN:
9780152000363
Editor:
Davies, Anne
Editor:
Davies, Anne
Editor:
Davies, Anne
Author:
Kurtz, Jane
Author:
Lewis, E. B.
Publisher:
HMH Books for Young Readers
Location:
London
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Family - General
Subject:
Ethnic - African American
Subject:
Afro-americans
Subject:
Social Situations - General
Subject:
Fathers and daughters
Subject:
Immigrants
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Family / Parenting
Subject:
Ethiopia
Subject:
Afro-Americans -- Fiction.
Subject:
Ethiopians.
Subject:
Situations / General
Subject:
People & Places - United States - African-American
Subject:
Social Issues - General
Subject:
African Americans
Subject:
Children s-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardback - picture book
Series Volume:
2
Publication Date:
20000306
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
from 1 to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Full-color illustrations
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
11 x 8.5 in 0.89 lb
Age Level:
06-10

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