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Publisher Comments:

"Subtle and stirring, this tale-within-a-tale begins with an affectionate exchange between and African-American girl and her grandmother, then telescopes to encompass an electrifying moment fraught with personal and political significance. . ."--"Publishers Weekly." Named a 1996 Notable Book for Children by "Smithsonian" magazine.

Synopsis:

In the segregated south, a young girl thinks that she can drink from a fountain marked "Whites Only" because she is wearing her white socks.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780807589564
Author:
Geter, Tyrone
Author:
Geter, Tyrone
Publisher:
Albert Whitman & Company
Subject:
Children's fiction
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Ethnic - African American
Subject:
Family - Multigenerational
Subject:
Social Situations - Prejudice & Racism
Subject:
Historical - United States - 20th Century
Subject:
Social Issues - Prejudice & Racism
Subject:
Race relations
Subject:
African Americans
Subject:
Situations / Prejudice & Racism
Subject:
prejudice; racism; multicultural; african american
Subject:
Prejudice
Subject:
Racism
Subject:
Multicultural
Subject:
African-American
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction-Prejudice and Racism
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
Edition Description:
Picture book
Publication Date:
19960131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from K up to 4
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
10 x 8 in
Children's Book Type:
Picture / Wordless
Age Level:
05-09

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