Janice Lee Porter
Racial Diversity; Biracial; mixed race
During a visit with her great-aunt, a young girl learns the story behind her name and learns to feel proud of her biracial heritage.
African American / White
Adventuring with Books: A Booklist for PreK-Grade 6, 13th Edition,2002 National Council of Teachers of English; Best Children's Books of the Year,2000 Bank Street College of Education; Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People,2000 National Council for the Social Studies NCSS
families; great-aunts; names
Monk, Isabell, "Hope" (1999). DIVerse Families. 132.