Summer Sun Risin' (Paperback)

By W. Nikola-Lisa, Don Tate (Illustrator)

Lee & Low Books, 9781584302520, 32pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2002

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (4/9/2002)

List Price: 9.95*
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Set on a Texas farm in the 1950s and told in Nikola-Lisa's distinctive and catchy style, this loving tribute to childhood, farm life, and family togetherness will resonate with readers of all backgrounds today. Sun-drenched paintings by Don Tate mirror the family's daily activities and trace the sun as it travels across the sky from sunrise to sunset. The story also subtly introduces young readers to the subject of African American farmers.