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Yesterday I Had the Blues

Yesterday I Had the Blues

by Jeron Ashford Frame Illustrated by R. Gregory Christie
In this poetic story, a boy expresses his feelings and those of his family members using colors. His father has the grays, but his grandmother has the yellows.
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Lexile Measure
AD630L
DRA
16
Guided Reading
I
Publisher
Tricycle Press
Number of Pages
32

About the Author and Illustrator

Jeron Ashford Frame Jeron Ashford Frame was given the Ezra Jack Keats New Writer award for her lovely, imaginative, text. She lives near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, with her family.
R. Gregory Christie

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