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The Resource Uncle Jed's barbershop, by Margaree King Mitchell ; illustrated by James Ransome

Uncle Jed's barbershop, by Margaree King Mitchell ; illustrated by James Ransome

Label
Uncle Jed's barbershop
Title
Uncle Jed's barbershop
Statement of responsibility
by Margaree King Mitchell ; illustrated by James Ransome
Title variation
Uncle Jeds barbershop
Creator
Contributor
Book designer
Illustrator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Despite serious obstacles and setbacks Sarah Jean's Uncle Jed, the only black barber in the county, pursues his dream of saving enough money to open his own barbershop
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Summary
Despite serious obstacles and setbacks Sarah Jean's Uncle Jed, the only Black barber in the county, pursues his dream of saving enough money to open his own barbershop
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 1994
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Honor, illustrator, 1994.
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112858
Cataloging source
DLC
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Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
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Mitchell, Margaree King
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Elementary Grade
  • 710
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.M6937
LC item number
Un 1993
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640
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 3
Reading level
  • 3.8
  • 4.5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ransome, James
  • Chomowicz, Lucille
  • Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (Firm)
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True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
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  • Uncles
  • Barbers
  • Poverty
  • Generosity
  • Sick children
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Depressions
  • Barter
  • African Americans
  • Uncles
  • Barbers
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Barbers
  • Barter
  • Depressions
  • Generosity
  • Poverty
  • Sick children
  • Uncles
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Uncle Jed's barbershop, by Margaree King Mitchell ; illustrated by James Ransome
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Designed by Lucille Chomowicz. The text of this book is set in 15 point Usherwood Medium. The illustrations were done in oil paint on paper"--t.p. verso
Control code
ocm25008133
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780671769697
Lccn
91044148
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)25008133
Label
Uncle Jed's barbershop, by Margaree King Mitchell ; illustrated by James Ransome
Publication
Note
"Designed by Lucille Chomowicz. The text of this book is set in 15 point Usherwood Medium. The illustrations were done in oil paint on paper"--t.p. verso
Control code
ocm25008133
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780671769697
Lccn
91044148
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)25008133

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