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The Resource The people could fly : American Black folktales, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon

The people could fly : American Black folktales, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon

Label
The people could fly : American Black folktales
Title
The people could fly
Title remainder
American Black folktales
Statement of responsibility
told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Retold Afro-American folktales of animals, fantasy, the supernatural, and desire for freedom
Summary
Retold African-American folktales of animals, fantasy, the supernatural, and desire for freedom, born of the sorrow of the slaves, but passed on in hope
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1986
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Author Category, 1986.
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books: 1985
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
090852
Cataloging source
HCO
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1936-2002
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hamilton, Virginia
Dewey number
398.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.1.H154
LC item number
Pe 1985
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Dillon, Leo
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Folklore, Afro-American
Target audience
juvenile
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American Black folktales
Label
The people could fly : American Black folktales, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 178 p.
Isbn
9780394969251
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
84025020
Note
  • LaGrange copy 36379101415004 has a compact disc.
  • LaGrange copy 36379101415004 has a compact disc.
  • LaGrange copy 36379101415004 has a compact disc.
  • LaGrange copy 36379101415004 has a compact disc.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780394969251
  • (OCoLC)11397814
Label
The people could fly : American Black folktales, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon
Publication
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 178 p.
Isbn
9780394969251
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
84025020
Note
  • LaGrange copy 36379101415004 has a compact disc.
  • LaGrange copy 36379101415004 has a compact disc.
  • LaGrange copy 36379101415004 has a compact disc.
  • LaGrange copy 36379101415004 has a compact disc.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780394969251
  • (OCoLC)11397814

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