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Our Gracie Aunt

Our Gracie Aunt( )
Author: Woodson, Jacqueline
Illustrator: Muth, Jon J.
ISBN:978-0-7868-0620-1
Publication Date:Apr 2002
Publisher:Hyperion Books for Children
Imprint:Jump at the Sun
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $15.74
Book Description:

Illustrations by Jon J Muth.,Johnson and his sister, Beebee's mama has gone,away many times before, but something tells them,that this time she won't be coming back. Then a,social worker comes and takes them to meet their,aunt Gracie. Beebee barely remembers her, and Mama,never even told Johnson about her. They wonder,where she's been all this time - and why she would,want to take care of them. Warily, though, the,children begin to trust Aunt Gracie, and in the,process, understand what...
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Book Details
Pages:32
Detailed Subjects: Juvenile Fiction / General
Juvenile Fiction / People & Places / United States / African American
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.031 x 7.722 x 0.146 Inches
Book Weight:0.964 Pounds
Author Biography
Woodson, Jacqueline (Author)
Jacqueline Woodson was born in Columbus, Ohio on February 12, 1963. She received a B.A. in English from Adelphi University in 1985. Before becoming a full-time writer, she worked as a drama therapist for runaways and homeless children in New York City. Her books include The House You Pass on the Way, I Hadn't Meant to Tell You This, Lena, and The Day You Begin. She won the Coretta Scott King Award in 2001 for Miracle's Boys. After Tupac and D Foster, Feathers, and Show Way won Newbery Honors. Brown Girl Dreaming won the E. B. White Read-Aloud Award in 2015. Her other awards include the Margaret A. Edwards Award for lifetime achievement in writing for young adults, the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, and the 2018 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award. She was also selected as the Young People's Poet Laureate in 2015 by the Poetry Foundation.

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