A nostalgic introduction to genealogy and the creation of family trees for youngsters in grades one through four. The illustrations complement advice contained in the text.
This advice is structured as a conversation between a Christian boy and his mother. The book tells about the boy's friends, where they came from and how their ancestors lived.
These friends include a Jewish boy whose forebears came from Russia and an African-American girl who ancestors had been captured and brought to America as slaves.