Library:ADCLP/Color me dark : the diary of Nellie Lee Love, the great migration North

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Color me dark : the diary of Nellie Lee Love, the great migration North / McKissack, Pat.

Summary

Eleven-year-old Nellie Lee Love records in her diary the events of 1919, when her family moves from Tennessee to Chicago, hoping to leave the racism and hatred of the South behind.

Keywords

African Americans, Fiction., Fiction.Diaries, Fiction. Chicago, Fiction. Prejudices, Fiction. Sisters, Fiction. Tennessee, Juvenile fiction. Family life

Reading Levels

Ages 9 - 13 / Grades 4 - 8

Publication History

  • New York : Scholastic, 2000. 218 p.