Racial Diversity; Biracial; Interracial; mixed race; interracial family
Emily Rose has always felt comfortable growing up in Connecticut with her African American mother and her "French American" father, but when they spend some time with her great-grandmother in Texas, Emily Rose learns about her black heritage and uncovers some new and exciting parts of her own identity.
Black / White
Kaleidoscope, A Multicultural Booklist for Grades K-8, Third Edition,2001 National Council of Teachers of English; Middle And Junior High School Library Catalog, Eighth Edition,2000 H.W. Wilson; Middle and Junior High School Library Catalog, Ninth Edition,2005 H.W. Wilson; Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People,1998 National Council for the Social Studies NCSS; Special Interest Group of the International Reading Association,1998 Special Interest Group of the International Reading Association; YALSA Best Books for Young Adults,1998 American Library Association; Mark Twain Award, 1999-2000; Nominee Missouri; Massachusetts Children's Book Award, 1998-1999; Nominee Massachusetts; Texas Reading Club, 2002; Texas; Young Hoosier Book Award, 1999-2000; Nominee Indiana
great grandmothers; identity; Texas
Meyer, Carolyn, "Jubilee Journey" (2007). DIVerse Families. 151.