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Contributor(s): Weatherford, Carole Boston (Author), Pinkney, Brian (Illustrator)

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ISBN: 1481462938     ISBN-13: 9781481462938
Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers
OUR PRICE: $15.29  

Binding Type: Hardcover - See All Available Formats & Editions
Published: September 2017
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BISAC Categories:
- Juvenile Fiction | People & Places - United States - African-american
- Juvenile Fiction | Family - General (see Also Headings Under Social Themes)
- Juvenile Fiction | Social Themes - Prejudice & Racism
Dewey: E
LCCN: 2016016135
Age Level: 4-8
Grade Level: Preschool-3
Lexile Measure: 600 AD (Adult Directed Text)
Physical Information: 0.6" H x 10.1" W x 10" (1.01 lbs) 32 pages
Themes:
- Ethnic Orientation - African American
Features: Ikids, Illustrated, Price on Product
Review Citations: Kirkus Reviews 06/15/2017 pg. 156
School Library Journal 07/01/2017 pg. 66
Publishers Weekly 07/17/2017
Booklist 08/01/2017 pg. 68
Horn Book Magazine 09/01/2017 pg. 80
Hornbook Guide to Children 01/01/2018 - Superior,Well Above Average
 
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Contributor Bio(s): Pinkney, Brian: - Brian Pinkney has illustrated numerous acclaimed books for children, including Martin Rising; In Your Hands; On the Ball; The Faithful Friend; Duke Ellington; and In the Time of the Drums. His many awards include two Caldecott Honors, a Coretta Scott King Illustration Award, four Coretta Scott King Illustration Honors, and the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award. Brian lives in Brooklyn, New York, with his wife and frequent collaborator, Andrea Davis Pinkney. Visit him at BrianPinkney.net.Weatherford, Carole Boston: - Carole Boston Weatherford has written many award-winning books for children, including Caldecott Honor winners Freedom in Congo Square; Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer, Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement; and Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom. Her recent books include By and By, The Roots of Rap, Be a King, How Sweet the Sound, In Your Hands, and The Legendary Miss Lena Horne. Carole lives in North Carolina. Visit her at CBWeatherford.com.
 
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