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The Resource Her stories : African American folktales, fairy tales, and true tales, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo & Diane Dillon

Her stories : African American folktales, fairy tales, and true tales, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo & Diane Dillon

Label
Her stories : African American folktales, fairy tales, and true tales
Title
Her stories
Title remainder
African American folktales, fairy tales, and true tales
Statement of responsibility
told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo & Diane Dillon
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Twenty-five folktales centered aroung African American female characters
Tone
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1996
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1995
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Author Category, 1996.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1996
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1995.
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Award, author, 1996.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
090846
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1934-2002
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hamilton, Virginia
Dewey number
398.2/082
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
960L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
GR111.A47
LC item number
H35 1995
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
4.6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dillon, Leo
  • Dillon, Diane
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • African American women
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
African American folk tales, fairy tales, and true tales
Label
Her stories : African American folktales, fairy tales, and true tales, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo & Diane Dillon
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1301/94033055-b.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [111]-112)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Her animal tales. Little girl and Buh Rabby -- Lena and big one tiger -- Marie and redfish -- Miz Hattie gets some company -- Her fairy tales. Catskinella -- Good Blanche, bad Rose, and the talking eggs -- Mary Belle and the mermaid -- Mom Bett and the little ones a-glowing -- Her supernatural. Who you! -- Macie and Boo Hag -- Lonna and cat woman -- Malindy and little devil -- Her folkways and legends. Woman and man started even -- Luella and the tame parrot -- The mer-woman out of the sea -- Annie Christmas -- Her true tales. Mille Evans : Plantation times -- Lettice Boyer : From way back -- Mary Lou Thorton : My family
Control code
1025280
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
xiii, 112 pages
Isbn
9780590473705
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
94033055
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780590473705
  • (OCoLC)30915948
Label
Her stories : African American folktales, fairy tales, and true tales, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo & Diane Dillon
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1301/94033055-b.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [111]-112)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Her animal tales. Little girl and Buh Rabby -- Lena and big one tiger -- Marie and redfish -- Miz Hattie gets some company -- Her fairy tales. Catskinella -- Good Blanche, bad Rose, and the talking eggs -- Mary Belle and the mermaid -- Mom Bett and the little ones a-glowing -- Her supernatural. Who you! -- Macie and Boo Hag -- Lonna and cat woman -- Malindy and little devil -- Her folkways and legends. Woman and man started even -- Luella and the tame parrot -- The mer-woman out of the sea -- Annie Christmas -- Her true tales. Mille Evans : Plantation times -- Lettice Boyer : From way back -- Mary Lou Thorton : My family
Control code
1025280
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
xiii, 112 pages
Isbn
9780590473705
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
94033055
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780590473705
  • (OCoLC)30915948

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