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.
Racial Diversity; Biracial; Interracial; biracial child; mixed race; interracial family; interracial marriage
Black / White
mother and father
Kaleidoscope, A Multicultural Booklist for Grades K-8, Third Edition, 2001
Middle And Junior High School Library Catalog, Eighth Edition, 2000
Middle and Junior High School Library Catalog, Ninth Edition, 2005
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 1998 Contemporary Issues
Special Interest Group of the International Reading Association, 1998
YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1998
great grandmothers; identity; Texas; self-discovery; discrimination; Juneteenth
Meyer, Carolyn, "Jubilee Journey" (2007). Diverse Families. 151.