The son of a Jewish father and black mother, high school senior Zack has never been allowed to meet his mother’s family, but after doing a research project on a former slave, he travels from his home in Canada to Natchez, Mississippi to find his grandfather.
- ISBN: 9780689822483
- Author: Bell, William
- Published: 1999 , Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing
- Themes: Black Experience, family histories, Identity, Prejudices, racially mixed people
- Descriptors: Canada, Fiction, Intermediate (ages 9-14), Realistic Fiction
- No. of pages: 192