Publisher description for Working cotton / written by Sherley Anne Williams ; illustrated by Carole Byard.


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Counter This child's view of the long day's work in the cotton fields, simply expressed in a poet's resonant language, is a fresh and stirring look at migrant family life. "With its restrained poetic text and impressionist paintings, this is a picture book for older readers, too."--Booklist

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Migrant labor Fiction, Cotton picking Fiction, Family life Fiction, Afro-Americans Fiction