Winners! BookviewPLUS: Ruth and the Green Book

Author: Calvin Alexander Ramsey with Gwen Strauss

Illustrator: Floyd Cooper

First Published: 2010

Genre: Realistic Fiction


  • Africa Americans - African American
  • Automobile travel - Automobiles
  • Segregation - Multicultural Understanding

Bookbrief: When Ruth and her parents take a motor trip from Chicago to Alabama to visit her grandma, they rely on a pamphlet called "The Negro Motorist Green Book" to find places that will serve them. Includes facts about "The Green Book."

Recommended Grade Group: PreK-Grade 2

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