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These Hands by Margaret H. Mason
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Jan 11, 2012

really liked it
bookshelves: picture-books, civil-rights, family, books-for-preschoolers, historical-fiction, narrative-skills
Read in January, 2012

Gentle story of an older relative teaching a boy many skills (tie shoes, play piano) and also how times have changed for Black people who once weren't allowed to make bread in the factory, but now they may. Cooper's illustrations are really special and add extra warmth.
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