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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
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collection of 19 folktales, legends, and true stories celebrating the heroic cunning, patience, and courage of African-American women and girls
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.
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090846
Cataloging source
DLC
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1936-2002
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Hamilton, Virginia
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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960
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
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  • Dillon, Leo
  • Dillon, Diane
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True
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  • African American women
  • African Americans
Target audience
juvenile
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
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm30915948
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xiii, 112 p.
Isbn
9780590473682
Lccn
94033055 /AC
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ABI-7066
Label
Her stories : African American folktales, fairy tales, and true tales, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo & Diane Dillon
Publication
Control code
ocm30915948
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xiii, 112 p.
Isbn
9780590473682
Lccn
94033055 /AC
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ABI-7066

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