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'THE DELANY SISTERS REACH HIGH' by Amy Hill Hearth recounts the
stories from a memoir by Sadie and Bessie Delany, who both lived to
100. Many of their anecdotes are retold for children ages 6-12.

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Centenarian sisters' story appears as children's book

Sadie and Bessie Delany were just girls when segregation forced them to sit in the back of a bus and drink water from "colored" ladles.


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