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
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Retold Afro-American folktales of animals, fantasy, the supernatural, and desire for freedom, born of the sorrow of the slaves, but passed on in hope
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
Baker & Taylor
Dewey number
398.2/08996073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
660
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ8.1.H154
LC item number
Pe 1993
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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
Note
Reprint. Originally published: 1985
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-178)
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  • NWEBS-NOR
  • NWEBS-NOR
  • JAYCO-POR
  • JAYCO-POR
  • PRINC-PRI
  • PRINC-PRI
  • LAGRN-LAG
  • LAGRN-LAG
  • PERRY-TEL
  • PERRY-TEL
  • WFLDW-WES
  • WFLDW-WES
  • WLAFY-WES
  • WLAFY-WES
  • WLAFY-WES
  • WLAFY-WES
  • WVLLE-WES
  • WVLLE-WES
  • FULCO-FUL
  • FULCO-FUL
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
19187372
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xii, 178 pages
Isbn
9780606028301
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
19187372
System control number
bl 99734899

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