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6 edition of A friendship for today found in the catalog.

A friendship for today

Pat McKissack

A friendship for today

by Pat McKissack

  • 266 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Scholastic Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • School integration -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Racism -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Race relations -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Friendship -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Divorce -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • African Americans -- Juvenile fiction.,
  • Missouri -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.

  • About the Edition

    In 1954, when desegregation comes to Kirkland, Missouri, ten-year-old Rosemary faces many changes and challenges at school and at home as her parents separate.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesCecilia Bard Multicultural Library for Peace
    Statementby Patricia C. McKissack.
    GenreJuvenile fiction.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination172 p. ;
    Number of Pages172
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22861389M
    ISBN 100545065631
    ISBN 109780545065634

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A Friendship For Today. From highly acclaimed, award-winning author Patricia McKissack comes a powerful, poignant, and timely tale of segregation, family, and one surprising friendship.

The year isthe place is Missouri, and twelve-year-old Rosemary Patterson is about to make history/5. A Friendship for Today. From highly acclaimed, award-winning author Patricia McKissack comes a powerful, poignant, and timely tale of segregation, family, and one surprising friendship.p>>The year isthe place is Missouri, and twelve-year-old Rosemary Patterson is about to make history.

A FRIENDSHIP FOR TODAY is an excellent example of courage and spirit for all children--and adults--to read, understand, admire, and, hopefully, carry forward.5/5(8). One of the tale's most poignant threads is the evolving friendship between Rosemary and Grace; in an especially incisive passage, after Grace confides that her abusive father believes white people.

A friendship for today. Inwhen desegregation comes to Kirkland, Missouri, ten-year-old Rosemary faces many changes and challenges at school and at home as her parents separate.

based on 1 rating(s) 0 with reviews - Be the first. School integration -- Juvenile fiction. A Friendship for Today by Patricia C. McKissack.

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Sign Up educator Sign Up. What they have is a “friendship for today”. Not one that would last a hundred years or a million miles.

It was born out of hardship and convenience and it’s nice and all, but at the end of the book you can see that Rosemary doesn’t set much store by it.

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Check out some of our favorite friendship stories for kids and teens that are sure to strike a chord with the young readers in your house. Summary: A Friendship For Today is a novel about a young black girl, Rosemary, growing up in Missouri in the 's. She is the only black student in an all white 6th grade classroom just after laws were passed making segregation in schools unlawful.

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