Freddie Ramos Takes Off
Albert Whiteman & Company
Freddie finds a mysterious package outside his apartment containing sneakers that allow him to run faster than a train, and inspire him to perform heroic deeds.
Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Culture/Ethnicity; Single parent; Biracial; Bicultural; Bilingual; single mother; biracial child; bicultural child; two cultures; bilingual child; English/Spanish
Best Children's Books of the Year, 2011
Cybils Awards, 2010, Winner
Maryland Blue Crab Young Reader Award, 2011, Honor, Transitional Fiction
military family; loss; shoes; superhero speed; neighbors; mysterious package; friendship
Jules, Jacqueline, "Freddie Ramos Takes Off" (2010). Diverse Families. 582.