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In the Land of Milk and Honey

By Joyce Carol Thomas

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In the Land of Milk and Honey
Reviewed by Children’s Book List

A young girl journeys by train from Oklahoma to California in 1948 to begin a new life with her family, and finds there people of all ages and races, new tastes and sounds, and a joyous welcome.

Rating: 3 ***

Thomas tells the story of her by train to California and what she remembers passing by.

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