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Color Me Dark: The Diary of Nellie Lee Love, the Great Migration North (Dear America)

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Like many other African-Americans, Nellie and her family move North for a better life and hopefully, to escape racism. Instead, they are faced with a more sinister form of prejudice--hatred within their own race.

Synopsis:

Newbery Honor- and Coretta Scott King Award-winning author Patricia McKissack brings readers the tumultuous experience of Nellie Lee Love, a young African-American girl who moves from the South to Chicago during the Great Migration of 1919.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780590511599
Subtitle:
Color Me Dark, The Diary Of Nellie Lee Love
Author:
McKissack, Patricia C.
Author:
McKissack, Patricia C.
Author:
McKissack, Pat
Publisher:
Scholastic Inc.
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Family life
Subject:
Ethnic - African American
Subject:
Afro-americans
Subject:
Historical - General
Subject:
Historical - United States - General
Subject:
Social Situations - Prejudice & Racism
Subject:
Prejudices
Subject:
Sisters
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Fiction - Historical
Subject:
Historical - United States - 20th Century
Subject:
People & Places - United States - African-American
Subject:
Social Issues - Prejudice & Racism
Subject:
African Americans
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paper Over Board
Series:
Dear America (Hardcover)
Publication Date:
20000401
Binding:
Hardback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
7.38 x 5.25 in
Age Level:
09-13

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"Synopsis" by , Newbery Honor- and Coretta Scott King Award-winning author Patricia McKissack brings readers the tumultuous experience of Nellie Lee Love, a young African-American girl who moves from the South to Chicago during the Great Migration of 1919.
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