San Diego New York London: Harcourt Brace & Company, 1994. David Diaz. Published same year as First Edfition, Second printing (Letter line ends with "B"). Cloth and boards. SQUARE 4to 910 1/4" x 10 1/4"), colorful and boldly illustrated glossy laminated pictorial boards, illustrated with colorful & bold collages of animals by David Diaz, decorative endpapers,  pages. Very Fine / Very Fine. Item #1140
With "The Caldecott Medal" Gold seal  on its cover.
Eve Bunting has written more than 100 children's books. David Diaz is an award-winning illustrator.
Bunting"s story of a boy"s recollections of the 1992 LA riots presents the issues of prejudice and racism to encourage young people to ponder and ask questions. "Smoky Night is a story about cats--and people--who couldn"t get along until a night of rioting brings them together."--from the dust-jacket.
Exceptional Condition! First Edition not stated on copyright page: 2nd printing (letter line ends with "B" not "A").