My life as an ice cream sandwich
(Juvenile Book)

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Piper, Anthony, illustrator.
Morrison, Frank, 1971- illustrator.
New York : Dutton Children's Books, [2019].
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250 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm


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Juvenile Book
9780399187353, 0399187359
Accelerated Reader
Level 5.2, 10 Points


General Note
Dust jacket art by Frank Morrison.
In the summer of 1984, twelve-year-old Ebony-Grace of Huntsville, Alabama, visits her father in Harlem, where her fascination with outer space and science fiction interfere with her finding acceptance.
Twelve-year-old Ebony-Grace Norfleet has lived with her beloved grandfather Jeremiah in Huntsville, Alabama ever since she was little. As one of the first black engineers to integrate NASA, Jeremiah has nurtured Ebony-Grace's love for all things outer space and science fiction--especially Star Wars and Star Trek. But in the summer of 1984, when trouble arises with Jeremiah, it's decided she'll spend a few weeks with her father in Harlem. Harlem is an exciting and terrifying place for a sheltered girl from Hunstville, and Ebony-Grace's first instinct is to retreat into her imagination. But soon 126th Street begins to reveal that it has more in common with her beloved sci-fi adventures than she ever thought possible, and by summer's end, Ebony-Grace discovers that Harlem has a place for a girl whose eyes are always on the stars.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Zoboi, I. A., Piper, A., & Morrison, F. (2019). My life as an ice cream sandwich . Dutton Children's Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Zoboi, Ibi Aanu, Anthony, Piper and Frank Morrison. 2019. My Life As an Ice Cream Sandwich. New York: Dutton Children's Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Zoboi, Ibi Aanu, Anthony, Piper and Frank Morrison. My Life As an Ice Cream Sandwich New York: Dutton Children's Books, 2019.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Zoboi, Ibi Aanu,, Anthony Piper, and Frank Morrison. My Life As an Ice Cream Sandwich Dutton Children's Books, 2019.

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