The Dark Thirty; Southern Tales of the Supernatual (paperback)
Product Descriptionby Patricia McKissack; illustrated b Brian Pinkney
This Newbery Honor Book and Coretta Scott King Award Winner from beloved author Patricia McKissack offers a gstellar collectionh of gten original stories, all with a foundation in African-American history or cultureh (School Library Journal).
In that special half-hour of twilight, the dark-thirty; there are stories to be told. Mesmerizing and breathtakingly original, these tales are inspired by African American history and range from the time of slavery to the civil rights era. With her extraordinary gift for suspense, Patricia C. McKissack has created a heart-stopping collection of lasting value, a book not quickly forgotten.
An ALA Notable Childrenfs Book An NCSS-CBC Notable Childrenfs Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies An IRA Teachersf Choice