by Ruth Forman and Cbabi Bayoc
School And Library, 23 pages, Pgw, List Price: $16.95 | purchase
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In a celebration of African-American culture and community, an acclaimed writer and poet evokes the sights, smells, tastes, and rhythms of her childhood summers in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
August 9, 2007 Children's books written to include black characters have become easier to find in recent years. But have they really gone mainstream? And what does it mean to write a culturally specific children's book?
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