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Nobody's Family Is Going to Change (Reissue) (Paperback) (Louise Fitzhugh)

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In the world of children's literature, Louise Fitzhugh's Harriet the Spy and The Long Secret are widely recognized as epoch-making. They have been received by young readers, year after year, with excitement and love. Nobody's Family is Going to Change—the story of an African American family in New York in the 1970s—shares the vigorous sense of comedy and unflinching fidelity to the real world that has made Fitzhugh's other books into classics.

Willie, seven years old, wants to dance. Emma, his older sister, wants to be a lawyer. Is there something wrong with them? Or is there something wrong with their parents, whose dreams for their children, the ordinary dreams of New York's black middle class, have little to do with what the children want?
Edition: Reissue
Number of Pages: 207
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: People + Places / United States / African-American
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Consortium Book Sales & Dist
Age Range: Teen
Author: Louise Fitzhugh
Language: English
Street Date: January 12, 2016
TCIN: 23948194
UPC: 9781939601490
Item Number (DPCI): 247-49-9805
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