Woodson, Jacqueline.

Coming on home soon / Jacqueline Woodson ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis. - New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, c2004. - 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.

Art techniques used: Soft realistic watercolor in warm earth tones.

After Mama takes a job in Chicago during World War II, Ada Ruth stays with Grandma but misses her mother who loves her more than rain and snow.

Caldecott Honor Book, 2005.

Caldecott Honor Book, 2005. Notable Book for a Global Society award winner, 2005

0399237488 9780399237485

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Separation (Psychology)--Juvenile fiction.
Mother and child--Juvenile fiction.
Grandmothers--Juvenile fiction.
African Americans--Juvenile fiction.
World War, 1939-1945--United States--Juvenile fiction.

PZ7.W868 / Co 2004 PS3573.O64524 / C66 2004