Meet Danitra Brown

Written by Nikki Grimes and Illustrated by Floyd Cooper

A collection of poems about two African-American girls, Danitra Brown and her best friend, Zuri Jackson. Narrated by Zuri with accompanying illustrations, the poems cover topics such as Zuri’s thoughts about being raised by a single mom, the prejudice they experience, and the good times they have playing together.

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Page Count
32
Publisher
HarperCollins
Grade Level Pre-K - 3rd
ISBN
9780688154714
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