The Resource These hands, written by Margaret H. Mason ; and illustrated by Floyd Cooper

These hands, written by Margaret H. Mason ; and illustrated by Floyd Cooper

Label
These hands
Title
These hands
Statement of responsibility
written by Margaret H. Mason ; and illustrated by Floyd Cooper
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An African American man tells his grandson about a time when, despite all the wonderful things his hands could do, they could not touch bread at the Wonder Bread factory. Based on stories of bakery union workers; includes historical note
Summary
An African American man tells his grandson about a time when, despite all the wonderful things his hands could do, they could not touch bread at the Wonder Bread factory. Based on stories of bakery union workers; includes historical note
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2012
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
387286
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mason, Margaret H.
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
490
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cooper, Floyd
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Grandfathers
  • Hand
  • Civil rights
  • African Americans
  • Grandfathers
  • Hand
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights
  • Grandfathers
  • Hand
Target audience
primary
Label
These hands, written by Margaret H. Mason ; and illustrated by Floyd Cooper
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
ocn598304915
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780547215662
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010006782
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)598304915
Label
These hands, written by Margaret H. Mason ; and illustrated by Floyd Cooper
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
ocn598304915
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780547215662
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010006782
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)598304915

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