Opening the Road

OPENING THE ROAD is the true story behind the Green Book guides Black Americans used to travel safely during legal segregation and the mail carrier who wrote it.

It’s a long, winding road toward social justice. Let’s share truths and open hearts and minds along the way. Keep going!

⭐️ Outstanding Merit

2022 Bank Street College of Education Best Books of the Year

“A compelling picture book that introduces the history of segregation and its impact in the U. S. to young readers.”

School Library Journal

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Beaming Books | ISBN: 978-1506467917
40 pages | ages 4-8

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“6 Ways to Celebrate Curiosity with Nonfiction,” Benchmark Education Blog

Featured Virtual Author for 2021, Buckeye Book Fair Virtual Authors

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