Mama, Across the Sea
Holt & Company
Although she loves the sunny island where she lives with her grandparents, Cecile longs to see her mother again.
Family Relationships; Kinship care; grandparents raising grandchild
grandmother and grandfather
Adventuring with Books: A Booklist for PreK-Grade 6, 13th Edition, 2002
Best Children's Books of the Year, 2001
Children's Catalog, Eighteenth Edition, 2001
Caribbean life; Port Royal Beach; stories; reading and writing; boats; fishing; beaches
Godard, Alex, "Mama, Across the Sea" (2000). Diverse Families. 722.