Back Home by Gloria Jean Pinkney

Back Home

byGloria Jean PinkneyIllustratorJerry Pinkney

Paperback | June 1, 1999

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Even though eight-year-old Ernestine lives with her family up North, "back home" is Lumberton, North Carolina, the place where she was born and where her mama grew up. From the moment she steps off the train, Ernestine feels right at home in the lush, green countryside, working on the family farm, and spending time with her aunt, uncle, and cousins. This nostalgic, sweetly humorous visit home--based on Gloria Pinkney's own childhood memories--is perfect for intergenerational sharing.

About The Author

Gloria Pinkney was born in Lumberton North Carolina where she set her first book Back Home. While attending high school in Philadelphia she met her husband illustrator Jerry Pinkney who attributes much of his success to her long-standing involvement in his work.Over the years Gloria and Jerry have has collaborated in making quali...
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Title:Back HomeFormat:PaperbackPublished:June 1, 1999Publisher:Penguin Young Readers Group

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0140565477

ISBN - 13:9780140565478

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 8

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