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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Ma Dear's aprons chronicled the work week for Jonelle. She is a hardworking woman who teaches her son the value of working hard, but also having a time of rest. She has a routine for every day of the ... Read full review
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adds Alexander Alton Montgomery apple apron pocket asks asleep Avery baked ball baskets blow blue apron breakfast Brown cat faces chandelier chore clean clothespin concert cooled corner David Earl knows David Earl tries Dear and David Dear answers Dear puts Dear says Dear's Deep River door Earl knows it's Earl's finished fireplace fish on Sunday flag and sword floor flower Friday garden gather eggs Gracious Grandview Opera House gray apron hang heated Hillenbach hot water Inch inchworm ironing day Jack Jacob's ladder Leanna Look Lord Madam Pearlie mansion mantel MONDAY mother night noon passenger peach peel piano piece pies pours pulling queen reaches inside SATURDAY says David Earl scrub sheet sing soldier songs stands stay home Stick stop stories string designs teaches Thursday tired told treasure pocket tree TUESDAY voice wash Wearing WEDNESDAY wipes woman Yellow