Ma Dear's aprons
Atheneum Books for Young Readers, Apr 1, 1997 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
A Newbery Honor Book author and Coretta Scott King Honor Book illustrator join forces for this heartfelt collaboration. The pair movingly capture what life was like for a poor single mother and son in a time before washing machines, cars, and TV sets. Full color.
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Review: Ma Dear's ApronsUser Review - Rachel Dalton - Goodreads
This is a beautiful book that addresses the struggles of an African American single mother and her son in what appears to be the 19th century. It would be great to use for working on character ... Read full review
Review: Ma Dear's ApronsUser Review - Kimberly Tardy - Goodreads
This book is wonderfully written and accurately uses the popular southern term of endearment "Ma Dear" (short for mother dear). Read full review