A Friendship for Today
In 1954, when desegregation comes to Kirkland, Missouri, ten-year-old Rosemary faces many changes and challenges at school and at home as her parents separate.
Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Divorce; Race discrimination; divorced parents; racism; prejudice
Nautilus Book Award, 2008, Silver, Children's Young Adult -Fiction/Fantasy
school integration; cat; polio; bullies
McKissack, Patrick C., "A Friendship for Today" (2008). DIVerse Families. 960.