Something Happened in Our Town: A Child's Story about Racial Injustice

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by Marianne Celano, Marietta Collins, and Ann Hazzard, Illustrated by Jennifer Zivoin

Magination Press

3/1/2018, hardcover

SKU: 9781433828546


After discussing the police shooting of a local black man with their families, Emma and Josh know how to treat a new student who looks and speaks differently than his classmates.

Something Happened in Our Town describes a traumatic event--a police shooting--from the perspective of a White family and an African American family. This story provides an excellent platform for discussing social justice and race relations with children. Includes a "Note to Parents and Caregivers" with other helpful resources.

Target age: 4-8