Miami Jackson Sees It Through

Miami Jackson Sees It Through

By Patricia C. McKissack; Fredrick McKissack, Jr.; Pat McKissack

Random House Books for Young Readers, Paperback, 9780307265135, 96pp.

Publication Date: December 2002

MIAMI S CLASS HAS a brand-new teacher, no-nonsense Miss Amerita Spraggins. She's a real tough lady. She insists on assigned seats. She hands out detentions like coupons. She even refuses to call kids by their nicknames. Miami can t take a whole year with crazy Miss Spraggins. He has to get out of her class

About the Author
Patricia C. McKissack is the author of many highly acclaimed books for children, including "Goin' Someplace Special, " a Coretta Scott King Award
winner; "The Honest-to-Goodness Truth; Let My People Go, " written with her
husband, Fredrick, and recipient of the NAACP Image Award; "The Dark-Thirty, " a Newbery Honor Book and Coretta Scott King Award winner; and "Mirandy and Brother Wind, " recipient of the Caldecott Medal and a Coretta Scott King Honor Book. She lives in St. Louis, Missouri.