Book Title: RUBY LEE & ME
Author: Shannon Hitchcock
Publisher: SCHOLASTIC PRESS
When a segregated North Carolina town gets its first black teacher, two girls–one black, one white–come face-to-face with how prejudice affects their friendship.
Author of the January 5, 2016 Middle Grade historical for ages 8 - 12
RUBY LEE & ME
Featured in Scholastic’s Mother Daughter Book Club: http://www.scholastic.com/motherdaughterbookclub/
Check out the link for discussion questions, a recipe for peach cobbler, and a drawing to win ten copies!
Featured on CBC’s homepage/Hot Off the Press Reading List:
New and Forthcoming African-American Titles for Young Readers, 2015-2016:
Andrea Pinkney’s introduction starting @ 5:19