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The Resource Talkin' about Bessie : the story of aviator Elizabeth Coleman, by Nikki Grimes ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis

Talkin' about Bessie : the story of aviator Elizabeth Coleman, by Nikki Grimes ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis

Label
Talkin' about Bessie : the story of aviator Elizabeth Coleman
Title
Talkin' about Bessie
Title remainder
the story of aviator Elizabeth Coleman
Statement of responsibility
by Nikki Grimes ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis
Title variation
Talkin about Bessie
Title variation remainder
the story of aviator Elizabeth Coleman
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the woman who became the first licensed African American pilot
Summary
A biography of the woman who became the first licensed Afro-American pilot
Tone
Illustration
Award
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Illustrator Category, 2003.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2003
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2003
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2002
Biography type
individual biography
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178796
Cataloging source
DLC
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Grimes, Nikki
Dewey number
  • 629.13092
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1030
Intended audience source
Lexile
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1050
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Lewis, E.B.
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Coleman, Bessie
  • African American women air pilots
  • Air pilots
  • Coleman, Bessie
  • Air pilots
  • African Americans
  • Women
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the story of aviator Elizabeth Coleman
Label
Talkin' about Bessie : the story of aviator Elizabeth Coleman, by Nikki Grimes ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780439352437
Lccn
97021978
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780439352437
  • (OCoLC)36994666
Label
Talkin' about Bessie : the story of aviator Elizabeth Coleman, by Nikki Grimes ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis
Publication
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780439352437
Lccn
97021978
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780439352437
  • (OCoLC)36994666

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