How Do You Spell Unfair?

By Carole Boston Weatherford
Picture Books

Eighth grader MacNolia Cox went from an ordinary girl in Ohio to the first African American student to compete and make it to the finals in the National Spelling Bee. Though this accomplishment was massive, so were the challenges she had to overcome on the way. This is a beautiful biography about the groundbreaking achievements of MacNolia Cox.

(Reviewed by Kate Phillips)

Region Ohio and Washington DC, USA
Period 1936
Genre Biography, Nonfiction
The Good and the Beautiful Library No
  • E-Book
  • 4 Entertainment Value
  • 4 Moral Value
  • 5 Educational Value
  • 4 Literary Value
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