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The Resource Tar Beach, Faith Ringgold

Tar Beach, Faith Ringgold

Label
Tar Beach
Title
Tar Beach
Statement of responsibility
Faith Ringgold
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A young girl dreams of flying above her Harlem home, claiming all she sees for herself and her family. Based on the author's quilt painting of the same name
Summary
A young girl dreams of flying above her Harlem home, claiming all she sees for herself and her family. Based on the author's quilt painting of the same name
Award
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Illustrator Category, 1992.
  • Ezra Jack Keats New Writer Award, 1993.
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books: 1991
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
114037
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ringgold, Faith
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD790L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 790
  • 790
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 12
Reading level
3.4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Flight
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Tar Beach, Faith Ringgold
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
186154
Dimensions
32 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
unpaged
Isbn
9780517580301
Lccn
90040410 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780517580301
  • (Sirsi) AAY-0002
Label
Tar Beach, Faith Ringgold
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
186154
Dimensions
32 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
unpaged
Isbn
9780517580301
Lccn
90040410 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780517580301
  • (Sirsi) AAY-0002

Library Locations

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      710 W. Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX, 78701, US
      30.2713021 -97.7460168
    • Terrazas BranchBorrow it
      1105 E. Cesar Chavez St., Austin, TX, 78702, US
      30.2599154 -97.7334621
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