Color Me Dark facts for kids
|Genre||Children's literature, African-American history|
|Media type||Print (hardback, paperback)|
Color Me Dark: The Diary of Nellie Lee Love, The Great Migration North is a 2000 book by Patricia McKissack about a girl, Nellie, who from 1919 records her thoughts and experiences in a diary including her home in rural Tennessee, as a part of The Great Migration, and her new home in Chicago. It is part of the Dear America book series.
- 1999-2001 NCTE Adventuring with Books: A Booklist for Pre-K--Grade 6 book
- 2001 Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People
- 2002 Indian Paintbrush Book Award - nominee
- 2017 National African American Read-In Supplemental List for Young Children book
Color Me Dark Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.