A Taste of Colored Water
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Racial Diversity; Race discrimination; racism; segregation
LuLu and Jelly are very excited to see the "colored" water they heard about in the city's water fountain, but are surprised to learn what "colored" water actually means.
mother and father
boy and girl
Black / White
Anne Izard Storytellers' Choice Award, 2009, Winner; Comstock Read Aloud Book Award, 2009, Honor Book, Read Aloud Age (8-12); Storytelling World Resource Award, 2009, Winner, Stories for Pre-Adolescent Listeners
Civil Rights; colored; water fountain
Faulkner, Matt, "A Taste of Colored Water" (2008). DIVerse Families. 1129.