New York : Farrar, Straus,
and Giroux, 2002.
IL K-3, RL 4.3
a routine run to the supermarket, Gloria is lucky enough to meet an astronaut.
She had heard that Dr. Street had once lived in their town but she never
expected to meet her! Encouraged by Dr. Street, Gloria makes up her mind
to do well in school and eventually become an astronaut herself.
That plan looks doubtful when Gloria meets her new fourth grade teacher!
Self-realization -- Fiction.
Schools -- Fiction.
African Americans -- Fiction.
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