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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 38 related to Christmas in the Big House, Christmas in the Quarters.   

Run Away Home

Pat McKissack - Juvenile Fiction - 2001 - 160 pages
In 1886 in Alabama, an eleven-year-old African American girl and her family befriend and give refuge to a runaway Apache boy.
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A Thanksgiving Wish

Michael Rosen - Juvenile Fiction - 1999 - 32 pages
When Amanda's grandmother dies and the extended family tries to recreate her famous Thanksgiving meal, friends and neighbors pitch in to help carry on Bubbe's traditions.
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Prairie Train

Marsha Wilson Chall - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2003 - 40 pages
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The Story of Booker T. Washington

Pat McKissack, Fredrick McKissack - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1991 - 31 pages
Traces the life of the African American educator and leader, focusing on his stewardship of Tuskegee Institute.
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The Royal Kingdoms of Ghana, Mali, and Songhay: Life in Medieval Africa

Patricia McKissack, Fredrick McKissack - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1995 - 160 pages
Examines the civilizations of the Western Sudan which flourished from 700 to 1700 A.D., acquiring such vast wealth that they became centers of trade and culture for a continent.
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A Coach's Letter to His Son

Mel Allen, John Thompson - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2006 - 32 pages
A father apologizes for the pressure he put upon his son to play baseball in a letter that explains his own feelings about the game, reliving the joyful days when he himself ...
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Precious and the Boo Hag

Pat McKissack, Onawumi Jean Moss, Kyrsten Brooker - Juvenile Fiction - 2005 - 40 pages
From the author of the Newbery Honor-winning "The Dark-Thirty" comes a deliciously funny, not-too-scary picture book featuring a spunky heroine and the Boo Hag, a crafty spirit ...
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Tippy Lemmey

Pat McKissack, Susan Keeter - Juvenile Fiction - 2003 - 64 pages
Tippy Lemmey, the neighborhood dog, is a nuisance and sworn enemy to the local children, but when Tippy gets in trouble, only Leanne, Paul, and Jeannie can help him.
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