Two Mrs. Gibsons

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This is the story of two Mrs. Gibsons, a tall African American woman from Tennessee, and a petite Japanese woman from Gifu. While there were many differences in the way they dressed, cooked, and expressed their feelings, the two Mrs. Gibsons shared something much more important — they both loved young Toyomi and her father. Based on author Toyomi Igus' childhood, this heartwarming story about her mother and grandmother is truly a multicultural celebration in the truest sense.

Age Level: 6-9
Language: English