- 4 of 5 copies available at SC LENDS.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|AHJ - Allendale Branch||J WAT (Text)||30365100754705||Juvenile Fiction||Available||-|
|Beaufort - Hilton Head Branch||J FIC WAT (Text)||0530009834116||Juvenile Fiction Collection||Checked out||05/01/2017|
|Beaufort - St. Helena Branch||J FIC WAT (Text)||0530009834108||Juvenile Fiction Collection||Available||-|
|Kershaw - Bookmobile||J Watts (Text)||33255003346096||Juvenile Fiction||Available||-|
|York - Rock Hill Branch||JFIC WATTS (Text)||33205010412092||Juvenile Fiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780763658953 (hc)
- Physical Description: 183 p. ; 21 cm.
- Edition: 1st ed.
- Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2012.
|Summary, etc.:|| In 1963, as Kizzy Ann prepares for her first year at an integrated school, she worries about the color of her skin, the scar running from the corner of her right eye to the tip of her smile, and whether anyone at the white school will like her. She writes letters to her new teacher in a clear, insistent voice, stating her troubles and asking questions with startling honesty. The new teacher is supportive, but not everyone feels the same, so there is a lot to write about. Her brother, James, is having a far less positive school experience than she is, and the annoying white neighbor boy won't leave her alone. But Shag, her border collie, is her refuge. Even so, opportunity clashes with obstacle. Kizzy Ann knows she and Shag could compete well in the dog trials, but will she be able to enter?
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