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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
Baker & Taylor
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ringgold, Faith
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD 790
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.R4726
LC item number
Tar 1996
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
790
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Flight
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Tar Beach, Faith Ringgold
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Reprint. Originally published: c1991
  • "Dragonfly books."
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
10077538
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
1st Dragonfly books ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780613015714
Isbn Type
: PBD
Lccn
BL 99780786
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Label
Tar Beach, Faith Ringgold
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Reprint. Originally published: c1991
  • "Dragonfly books."
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
10077538
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
1st Dragonfly books ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780613015714
Isbn Type
: PBD
Lccn
BL 99780786
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)

Library Locations

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