Never Forgotten

By: McKissack, Patricia C.; Dillon, Leo; Dillon Diane (illustrators)

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A 2012 Coretta Scott King Author Honor Book
"Forceful and iconic," raved "Publishers Weekly" in a starred review. This gorgeous picture book by Newbery Honor winner Patricia C. McKissack and two-time Caldecott Medal-winning husband-and-wife team Leo and Diane Dillon is sure to become a treasured keepsake for African American families. Set in West Africa, this a lyrical story-in-verse is about a young black boy who is kidnapped and sold into slavery, and his father who is left behind to mourn the loss of his son. Here's a beautiful, powerful, truly unforgettable story about family, memory, and freedom.

Title: Never Forgotten

Author Name: McKissack, Patricia C.; Dillon, Leo; Dillon Diane (illustrators)

Categories: Children's,

Edition: First

Publisher: New York, Random House Children's Books: 2011

ISBN Number: 0375843841

ISBN Number 13: 9780375843846

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: new Jacket

Seller ID: 8367

Description: New York: Random House Children's Books, 2011. First printing. New/new. Dillon, Leo; Dillon Diane. Coretta Scott King Honor Book, no sticker on jacket.. In eighteenth-century West Africa, a boy raised by his blacksmith father and the Mother Elements--Wind, Fire, Water, and Earth--is captured and taken to America as a slave.