September Roses
September Roses
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September Roses

Written and illustrated by Jeanette Winter
Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux
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  • Publication Date
    Aug 24, 2004
  • Pages
    40

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A tribute to the memory of September 11 On September 11, 2001, two sisters from South Africa are flying to New York City with 2,400 roses to be displayed at a flower show. As their plane approaches the airport, a cloud of black smoke billows over the Manhattan skyline. When they land, they learn of the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center. All flights are canceled; the sisters cannot go home, and they are stranded with boxes and boxes of roses. In the days that followed September 11, Jeanette Winter was drawn to Union Square and saw, among the hundreds of memorial offerings, twin towers made of roses. In the pages of this small and vibrant book, she tells a moving story.

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Book Details

ISBN
9780374367367
Publication Date
August 24, 2004
Page Count
40
Reading Age
7 - 12 years
ASIN/ISBN 10
0374367361

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