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Ruth and the Green Book

Author: Calvin A Ramsey; Gwen Strauss; Floyd Cooper
Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Carolrhoda Books, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When Ruth and her parents take a motor trip from Chicago to Alabama to visit her grandma, they rely on a pamphlet called "The Negro Motorist Green Book" to find places that will serve them. Includes facts about "The Green Book."
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Historical fiction
Picture books for children
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Calvin A Ramsey; Gwen Strauss; Floyd Cooper
ISBN: 9780761352556 0761352554 9780329918132 0329918133
OCLC Number: 444106533
Notes: Includes a page on "The history of The Negro Motorist Green Book."
Awards: American Library Association Notable Children's Books, 2011 ; Cooperative Children's Book Center (CCBC) Choices ; Jefferson Cup Award ; Texas Bluebonnet Award ; Bluestem Award ; ForeWord Magazine Book of the Year Award ; Sequoyah Book Award ; Whitney and Scott Cardozo Award for Children's Literature ; Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children ; Independent Publisher Book Award ; Skipping Stones Book Award ; Children's Book Committee at Bank Street College Best Children's Book of the Year ; Jane Addams Children's Book Award ; Society of School Librarians International (SSLI) Book Award.
Target Audience: Elementary Grade; 700; Grades 1-4 (SLJ).
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: Calvin Alexander Ramsey with Gwen Strauss ; illustrations by Floyd Cooper.
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When Ruth and her parents take a motor trip from Chicago to Alabama to visit her grandma, they rely on a pamphlet called "The Negro Motorist Green Book" to find places that will serve them. Includes facts about "The Green Book."

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