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
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Retold Afro-American folktales of animals, fantasy, the supernatural, and desire for freedom, born of sorrow of the slaves, but passed on in hope
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Title
The people could fly
Creator
Contributor
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
Subject
Genre
Tone
Writing style
Illustration line
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1986
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Author Category, 1986.
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books: 1985
  • Parents' Choice Award for Story Books, 1985.
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090852
Cataloging source
HCO
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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480
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
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American Black folktales
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American Black folktales
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Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon
Label
The people could fly : American black folktales, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography
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  • ACE
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Control code
ocm11397814
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 178 p.
Isbn
9780679843368
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
84025020
Other physical details
ill.
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u124788
System control number
(Sirsi) AAQ-4206

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