Cherishing the special broom resting above her hearth for its representation of the slave heritage that once forbade legal marriages, Ellen prepares for her parents' triumphant registry at a Reconstruction-era courthouse as lawful husband and wife and proudly carries the broom so that they can repeat a cultural wedding tradition.
|Location||Call Number||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Woodmere||JE LYO||Juvenile Easy||Available||-|
|ISBN:||0399250034 : SAL|
|Physical Description:||1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 28 cm.|
|Publisher:||G.P. Putnam's Sons, c2012.|
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