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The Resource Tops & bottoms, adapted and illustrated by Janet Stevens

Tops & bottoms, adapted and illustrated by Janet Stevens

Label
Tops & bottoms
Title
Tops & bottoms
Statement of responsibility
adapted and illustrated by Janet Stevens
Title variation
Tops and bottoms
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
Papermaker
Producer
Printer
Typographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Hare turns his bad luck around by striking a clever deal with the rich and lazy bear down the road
Summary
Hare turns his bad luck around by striking a clever deal with the rich and lazy bear down the road, in this story with roots in European folktales and the slave stories of the American South
Tone
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1996
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1995
Awards note
Caldecott Honor Book, 1996.
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099318
Cataloging source
DLC
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Stevens, Janet
Dewey number
  • 398.2/08996073
  • E
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.1.S8572
LC item number
To 1995
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580
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tomasso, Ray
  • Wallerstein, Warren
  • Boyer, Ginger
  • Harcourt Brace & Company
  • Tien Wah Press Sdn. Bhd
  • Bright Arts, Ltd
  • Thompson Type (Firm)
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True
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  • Brer Rabbit (Legendary character)
  • Tricksters
  • Gardening
  • Vegetables
  • Hares
  • Bears
  • Laziness
  • Work ethic
  • Deception
  • Animals
  • African Americans
  • Folklore
  • African Americans
  • Folklore
  • Hares
  • Bears
  • Hares
  • African Americans
  • Bears
  • Blacks
  • Rabbits
  • African Americans
  • Animals
  • Bears
  • Brer Rabbit (Legendary character)
  • Deception
  • Folklore
  • Gardening
  • Hares
  • Laziness
  • Tricksters
  • Vegetables
  • Work ethic
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Tops & bottoms, adapted and illustrated by Janet Stevens
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Some issues accompanied by CD published by Spoken Arts, Inc., Holmes, N.Y., p1997; music by Wayne Abravanel; narrator, Frances Sternagen
  • Art techniques used: Digitally multi-layered pencil and watercolor, originally painted on vegetable based paper
  • "The illustrations in this book were done in watercolor, colored pencil, and gesso on paper made by hand by Ray Tomasso, Denver, Colorado. ... The text type was set in Cochin by Thompson Type, San Diego, California. Color separations were made by Bright Arts, Ltd., Singapore. This book was printed with soya-based inks on Leykam recycled paper, which contains more than 20 percent postconsumer waste and has a total recycled content of at least 50 percent. Production supervision by Warren Wallerstein and Ginger Boyer. Designed by Linda Peters"--T.p. verso
Dimensions
26 x 28 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780152010348
Lccn
93019154
Other physical details
col. ill.
Publisher number
SACD 4079
System control number
(OCoLC)27936542
Label
Tops & bottoms, adapted and illustrated by Janet Stevens
Publication
Note
  • Some issues accompanied by CD published by Spoken Arts, Inc., Holmes, N.Y., p1997; music by Wayne Abravanel; narrator, Frances Sternagen
  • Art techniques used: Digitally multi-layered pencil and watercolor, originally painted on vegetable based paper
  • "The illustrations in this book were done in watercolor, colored pencil, and gesso on paper made by hand by Ray Tomasso, Denver, Colorado. ... The text type was set in Cochin by Thompson Type, San Diego, California. Color separations were made by Bright Arts, Ltd., Singapore. This book was printed with soya-based inks on Leykam recycled paper, which contains more than 20 percent postconsumer waste and has a total recycled content of at least 50 percent. Production supervision by Warren Wallerstein and Ginger Boyer. Designed by Linda Peters"--T.p. verso
Dimensions
26 x 28 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780152010348
Lccn
93019154
Other physical details
col. ill.
Publisher number
SACD 4079
System control number
(OCoLC)27936542

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