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Visiting Day
By James Ransome (illustrator) and Jacqueline Woodson
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Scholastic
Publication date March 1, 2001
Binding Paperback
Edition 1
Book category Juvenile Fiction
ISBN-13 9780590552622
ISBN-10 0590552627
Availability§ Publication Cancelled
Original list price $10.01
Other format details juvenile
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Summaries and Reviews
A young girl and her grandmother visit the girl's father in prison. description: Product Description:
Coretta Scott King Award-winning author Jacqueline Woodson has written a poignant picture book about a little girl who waits hopefully for her father's release from prison.

Only on visiting day is there chicken frying in the kitchen at 6 a.m. And Grandma in her Sunday dress, humming soft and low,... As the little girl and her grandmother get ready for visiting day, her father, who adores her, is getting ready, too. The community of families who take the long bus ride upstate to visit loved ones share hope and give comfort to each other. Love knows no boundaries. Here is a story of strong families who understand the meaning of unconditional love.

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9780147516084 | details & prices | 32 pages | 9.00 × 11.00 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels Preschool | 0.35 lbs | List price $8.99
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1 edition from Scholastic (March 1, 2001)
9780590552622 | details & prices | Rec. grade levels Preschool | List price $10.01
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9780590400053 | details & prices | 32 pages | 9.50 × 11.25 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels Preschool | 0.95 lbs | List price $17.99
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