In My Momma's Kitchen

Written by: Jerdine Nolen & Illustrated by: Colin Bootman


In this short story there is an African-American family of four with many extended family members. The story is told by each season, with the different traditions this African-American family celebrates personally. The story-line goes through the bonds that bring families together by generations.

The pictures really bring the story to life. They are heartwarming and help the reader feel the story a little more.

Extra Information:

Many short stories within this book

Never find out the narrators name

Point of View: young daughter of the African- American family

Setting: The African-American Family's kitchen

Narrator of the short story:

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