Lunch Box Dream
Farrar Straus Giroux
Told from multiple points of view, a white family on a 1959 road trip between Ohio and Florida, visiting Civil War battlefields along the way, crosses paths with a black family near Atlanta, where one of their children has gone missing.
Racial Diversity; Race discrimination; racism; segregation
African American / White
mother and father
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2012
automobile travel; families; family life; missing children; race relations; Southern states
Abbott, Tony, "Lunch Box Dream" (2011). DIVerse Families. 601.