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Not My Girl Hardcover – Picture Book, 9 January 2014

4.9 out of 5 stars 80 ratings

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Culturally relevant, accurate, and soft, painterly illustrations depict the sequence of events and reinforce the bittersweet and tender reunion of Olemaun with her family.--Natalie Braham"School Library Journal" (09/01/2014)

Pokiak-Fentonvs emotionally honest writing is affecting and heartbreaking.--Linda Ludke"Readerly, National Reading Campaign" (02/20/2014)

Transforms painful, unfortunate memories into another enduring story of resilience, tenderness, and unconditional love.--Terry Hong"BookDragon" (04/16/2014)

About the Author

Christy Jordan-Fenton and Margaret Pokiak-Fenton are the authors of Fatty Legs,A Stranger at Home and When I Was Eight. They live in Fort St. John, British Columbia.

Gabrielle Grimard is the illustrator of When I Was Eight and numerous other books for children. She lives in Quebec.

Product details

  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ 1554516250
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Annick Press (9 January 2014)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 36 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 9781554516254
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1554516254
  • Reading age ‏ : ‎ 6 - 7 years
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 297 g
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 22.86 x 0.32 x 22.86 cm
  • Customer Reviews:
    4.9 out of 5 stars 80 ratings

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