The Great Migration : journey to the North
Source:Amistad, Volume 1st, New York (2011)
Call Number:Cubb Curric PS3557 .R39416 G74 2011
Keywords:African Americans--History--1877-1964--Juvenile poetry, African Americans--History--1877-1964--Poetry, African Americans--Migrations--History--20th century--Juvenile poetry, African Americans--Migrations--Poetry, African Americans--Poetry, African Americans--Southern States--History--20th century--Juvenile poetry, American, Children's poetry
Contents: Author's note -- I. The news -- II. Goodbyes: Man, Girl and boy, Woman, Very young woman -- III. The trip -- IV. Question: Men and women -- V. Up North, My family -- Selected bibliography.; Summary: Describes the period of the 20th century when many African Americans left the South to make better lives for themselves in the northern states.
Lexile 730; grade level 4.5; Informational history, Poetry
Awards: Coretta Scott King Author Honor, 2012