Bibliographic Information: Polacco, P. (1994). Pink and say. New York: Penguin Group (USA).
Annotation: This is s story about two young men who found friendship, family, and strength in one another during the Civil War.
Genre: Historical fiction
Readers who will like this book:
Readers who are interested in the Civil War, History, and African American history would enjoy reading this book.
Personal response and rating: 5/5 Though this story holds information that is hard to digest, it is a story that is beautifully written and illustrated. This book gives a gimps into what the Civil War was like in the eyes of two young men, this would be a great book to bring into the classroom for younger students to read.
Text dependent question: What was the importance of Says hand?