Description - Last Days in Africville by Dorothy Perkyns
On the shores of Bedford Basin in Halifax, 12-year-old Selina Palmer is growing up in the community of Africville in the 1960s. Struggling with what it means to be the only black student in her Grade 6 class, Selina takes comfort in the fact that every day she goes home to a loving and vibrant neighbourhood, where friends and family accept her as she is. But ugly rumours are starting to surface about the fate of Africville...
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(216mm x 140mm x 7mm)
Dundurn Group Ltd
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Author Biography - Dorothy Perkyns
Dorothy Perkyns is the author of several previous young adult novels. She lives in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island