Around Our Way on Neighbors' Day

Tameka Fryer Brown (Author) Charlotte Riley-Webb (Illustrator)


Neighbors gather on a hot summer day for a joyful block party: Kids play double Dutch; men debate at the barber shop and play chess; mothers and aunts cook up oxtail stew, collard greens, and other delicious treats; and friends dance and sway as jazz floats through the streets.

A rhythmic tale that celebrates the diversity of a close-knit community, Around Our Way on Neighbors' Day will excite readers and prompt them to discover the magic of their own special surroundings.

Product Details

Price: $16.95
Publisher: Abrams Books for Young Readers
Published Date: August 01, 2010
Pages: 32
Dimensions: 8.72 X 0.57 X 11.2 inches | 1.09 pounds
Language: English
Type: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780810989719

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About the Author

Tameka Fryer Brown was inspired by the Miami neighborhood in which she grew up. Around Our Way on Neighbors' Day is her first book. She lives in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Charlotte Riley-Webb is the award-winning illustrator of six books for children, including The Entrance Place of Wonders. She lives in Stockbridge, Georgia.