Library:ADCLP/Daisy and the doll

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Daisy and the doll / by Michael Medearis and Angela Shelf Medearis ; paintings by Larry Johnson.

Summary

Daisy, an eight-year-old black girl living in rural Vermont in the 1890s, is given a black doll by her teacher and becomes uncomfortable that her skin is a different color from that of her classmates, until she finds the courage to speak from her heart.

Reading Levels

[No age range specified] / [No grade range specified]

Awards

  • Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2001

Publication History

  • Middlebury, Vt. : Vermont Folklife Center, 2000. 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 21 x 26 cm. ISBN 0916718158 (hardcover)

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