Another place and time book
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Another Place in Time
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Gilbert hated time. What a tyrant it was! The hours that crawled by when his father was at sea, the seconds that whipped past when he was playing a brilliant game in the garden with the Limburgher children. The eternity it took for summer to arrive at the beach at the bottom of the cliffs, the flashing instant before the winter stole over them again and father took to the sea once more. The oldest of the three Limburghers, and the only girl, she was used to talking younger boys out of their foolishness.
It received lukewarm reviews and quickly went out of print. They are finding an avid audience among young readers growing up in an increasingly diverse nation. Karefa-Smart, who was likely the inspiration for a character in the book named Blinky, said her uncle had deep respect for young people, and felt compelled to write about the experiences of African-American children, and the pervasive inequality many face. Baldwin wrote the picture book in part for his nephew, Tejan Karefa-Smart, who used to beg his famous uncle to write a story about him. Karefa-Smart, a photographer and artist living in Paris, who wrote the foreword to the new edition. Baldwin was daunted by the assignment. So what I tried to do was put myself inside the minds of the kids in my story, trying to remember what I myself was like when I was a kid, and the way I sounded, and the way TJ sounds.