cover image Danitra Brown Leaves Town

Danitra Brown Leaves Town

Nikki Grimes, Author, Floyd Cooper, Illustrator , illus. by Floyd Cooper. HarperTrophy/Amistad $6.99 (32p) ISBN 978-0-06-075311-5

"Zuri describes in verse the summer that she and best friend Danitra are separated," noted PW . "Cooper's luminescent pastels chronicle the long days and Zuri's many moods." Ages 8-up. (July)