Get personalized recommendations and earn points toward a free book!
Check Out
The Bestselling Books of All Time
See the List

Miss Crandall’s School for Young Ladies & Little Misses of Color

Best Seller
Miss Crandall's School for Young Ladies & Little Misses of Color by Elizabeth Alexander and Marilyn Nelson
Sep 01, 2007 | 48 Pages
  • Hardcover $17.95

    Sep 01, 2007 | 48 Pages | 6-9 years

*This title is not eligible for purchase to earn points nor for redemption with your code in the Reader Rewards program

Product Details


* “A glorious poetic celebration of the teacher and students at a Connecticut school that defied mid-19th-century convention to educate African-American girls.” –Kirkus Reviews, starred review

* “The images in their poems and in Cooper’s quiet, dramatic pastel illustrations compellingly capture the haunting history.” –Booklist, starred review

“Deftly crafted, interweaving colloquial and lofty language; reading aloud will emphasize the sonorous strength of the language, while the individual perspectives suggest possibilities for reader’s theater.” –Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Book

Looking for More Great Reads?
Download our Spring Fiction Sampler Now
Back to Top