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Collection: Cross Group

Cross-group: Interactions Across Race and Culture

Here is a selection of books from our collection in the Cross Group category. Books in the Cross-group category are stories that portray interactions of named characters across racial or cultural difference, including those depicting same-age and cross-age friendships; the interactions depicted can be positive, negative, hostile or ambiguous. These titles are only a sample of what you can find in our full collection. To see more, use the filtered search on the left-hand bar: go to “Book-Category” and click “Cross Group.”



In a minute

2011

by Tony Bradman and Eileen Browne

Jo can't wait to get to the playground

Any Child Cross Group



No books with isbn: 9780803732605




My friend Jamal

2008

by Anna McQuinn and Ben Frey

A picture book story about a childhood friendship in which unfamiliar cultures meet. Playful visuals combine illustrations and photographs, and book recognizes the bond between two boys as well as sampling the differences in their lives. Different cultures. Fast friends. Jamal and Joseph were born in the same hospital in the same month...Joseph's best friend Jamal is Somali and his family has different customs and traditions from Joseph, but through their shared interests they remain close friends

Cross Group



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