Means, Florence Crannell
Title GREAT DAY IN THE MORNING
Book Condition Owner's faint name to half-title, tiny band of fading to spine crown, else fine, in red cloth with black lettering; in an age-darkened, edgeworn dust jacket that shows some very minor nicking at spine ends, a few tiny closed tears.
Edition First edition, first printing. Pictorial endpapers, jacket art and black-red-and-white plates in charcoal and chalk by Helen Blair.
Publisher Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1946.
Seller ID 47041.00
Lillybelle Lawrence attends Tuskegee Institute in this novel by one of the first writers of juvenile literature to focus on minority groups. "While some of the books are dated...the author's convictions give the novels an enduring power."--Peter Sieruta.
Race. Black History. Children's Literature. Juvenile Fiction.