Janice Lee Porter
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.
Racial Diversity; Culture/Ethnicity; Biracial; Interracial; Bicultural; biracial child; mixed race; interracial marriage; interracial parents; bicultural child; heritage
African American / White
mother and father
Adventuring with Books: A Booklist for PreK-Grade 6, 13th Edition, 2002 Family Matters
Best Children's Books of the Year, 2000 Five to Nine Today
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2000 Contemporary Concerns
families; great-aunts; names; bedtime story; farmer's market; immigration; slavery
Monk, Isabell, "Hope" (1999). Diverse Families. 132.