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On the Day I Was Born

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4.1 out of 5
Based on 8 Ratings and 7 Reviews

Book Description
A newborn African-American child is joyously welcomed into his family with presents and love, as well as with a series of old traditions and new rituals that celebrate the gift of life.
Book Information
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
Publication Date10/1995
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About Deborah M. Newton Chocolate (Author) : Deborah M. Newton Chocolate is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Deborah M. Newton Chocolate include Elizabeth's Wish (NEATE #2), Pigs Can Fly!: The Adventures o... more
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About Melodye Benson Rosales (Illustrator) : Melodye Benson Rosales is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Melodye Benson Rosales include Susie Mae, Minnie Saves the Day : The Adventures of... more
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