Sister (Paperback)

By Eloise Greenfield, Moneta Barnett (Illustrator), Eloise Greenfield (Illustrator)
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Description


Doretha is thirteen, black, and confused by her ambivalence about herself. . . . Leafing through her diary, Doretha remembersand each memory of the past four years reveals something about her and about the people she has loved. The book is strong in perception, in its sensitivity, in its realism. C.

Outstanding Childrens Books of 1974 (NYT)

About the Author


Eloise Greenfield's love of writing shines through brilliantly in each and every one of her books, which include Honey, I Love and Other Love Poems and How They Got Over: African Americans and the Call of the Sea, both illustrated by Jan Spivey Gilchrist. She is the recipient of the Coretta Scott King Award, the Foundation for Children's Literature Hope S. Dean Award, and the National Council for the Social Studies Carter G. Woodson Book Award. Ms. Greenfield lives in Washington, DC. You can follow her on Twitter @ELGreenfield.



Eloise Greenfield's love of writing shines through brilliantly in each and every one of her books, which include Honey, I Love and Other Love Poems and How They Got Over: African Americans and the Call of the Sea, both illustrated by Jan Spivey Gilchrist. She is the recipient of the Coretta Scott King Award, the Foundation for Children's Literature Hope S. Dean Award, and the National Council for the Social Studies Carter G. Woodson Book Award. Ms. Greenfield lives in Washington, DC. You can follow her on Twitter @ELGreenfield.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780064401999
ISBN-10: 0064401995
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication Date: June 26th, 1987
Pages: 96
Language: English