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Goin' someplace special

Author: Pat McKissack; Jerry Pinkney
Publisher: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In segregated 1950s Nashville, a young African American girl braves a series of indignities and obstacles to get to one of the few integrated places in town: the public library.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McKissack, Pat, 1944-
Goin' someplace special.
New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2001
(OCoLC)649908905
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pat McKissack; Jerry Pinkney
ISBN: 0689818858 9780689818851
OCLC Number: 43050147
Notes: "An Anne Schwartz book."
Awards: Coretta Scott King Award, illustrator, 2002.
Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 30 cm.
Responsibility: Patricia C. McKissack ; Jerry Pinkney.
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In segregated 1950s Nashville, a young African American girl braves a series of indignities and obstacles to get to one of the few integrated places in town: the public library.

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A nice addition to any library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-08-07) Good Permalink

     The book Goin' Somplace Special is about a girl whose parents thought she was old enough to go somewhere by herself when people were segregated. "I thought it was a very interesting book." --student. The girl is going to the library which is the "someplace special." An excellent...
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