Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Family Relationships; Culture/Ethnicity; Racial Diversity; Single parent; Separation; Biethnic; Biracial; Interracial; single father; seperated parents; seperated homes; two ethnicities; two races; interracial parents
The son of a Jewish father and black mother, high school senior Zack has never been allowed to meet his mother's family, but after doing a research project on a former slave, he travels from his home in Canada to Natchez, Mississippi to find his grandfather.
Black / Jewish
Books for You: An Annotated Booklist for Senior High, Fourteenth Edition, 2001; Middle And Junior High School Library Catalog, Eighth Edition, 2000; Senior High School Library Catalog, Supplement to the Fifteenth Edition, 2000; Special Interest Group of the International Reading Association, 2000; The de Grummond Children's Literature Collection; Mr.Christie's Book Award, 1998, Winner; Society of School Librarians International Book Awards, 1999, Winner, Language Arts 7-12 Novels; White Ravens Award, 1999, Winner, Canada
Jewish; Canada; prejudice; road trip; slavery
Bell, William, "Zack" (1999). DIVerse Families. 821.