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The Resource Families : poems celebrating the African American experience, selected by Dorothy S. Strickland and Michael R. Strickland ; illustrations by John Ward

Families : poems celebrating the African American experience, selected by Dorothy S. Strickland and Michael R. Strickland ; illustrations by John Ward

Label
Families : poems celebrating the African American experience
Title
Families
Title remainder
poems celebrating the African American experience
Statement of responsibility
selected by Dorothy S. Strickland and Michael R. Strickland ; illustrations by John Ward
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Family relationships are explored and affirmed in this anthology of poems celebrating the diversity of African-American families
Summary
A collection of poems on African-American family life
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
204243
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 811.008
  • 811.008/030685
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • music
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 4.5
  • K-3
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Follett Library Resources
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Strickland, Dorothy S
  • Strickland, Michael R
  • Ward, John
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • African Americans
  • Children's poetry, American
  • Family life
  • African Americans
  • American poetry
  • Families
  • African Americans
  • American poetry
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
poems celebrating the African American experience
Label
Families : poems celebrating the African American experience, selected by Dorothy S. Strickland and Michael R. Strickland ; illustrations by John Ward
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Families, families / Dorothy and Michael Strickland -- Black parent to child / Naomi Faust -- Andre / Gwendolyn Brooks -- Mom is wow! / Julia Fields -- Pretty / Nicky Grimes -- The drum / Nikki Giovanni -- I remember / Eloise Greenfield -- Hugs and kisses / Lindamichellebaron -- Aunt Sue's stories / Langston Hughes -- Honey, I love / Eloise Greenfield -- Thursday evening bedtime / Lucille Clifton -- Big sister tells me that I'm black / Arnold Adoff -- As soon as she is up / Arnold Adoff -- Go away! / Lindamichellebaron -- Seeing a new sister / E. Alma Flagg -- Friday waiting for mom / Lucille Clifton -- In both the families / Arnold Adoff -- Good night / Nikki Giovanni -- Covers / Nikki Giovanni -- Lullaby / Langston Hughes -- Hush, little baby / Anonymous
Control code
18199760
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
29 pages
Isbn
9781563972881
Lccn
93061162
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, music
System control number
  • (LHPL)310182
  • (IMchF)fol00005273
Label
Families : poems celebrating the African American experience, selected by Dorothy S. Strickland and Michael R. Strickland ; illustrations by John Ward
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Families, families / Dorothy and Michael Strickland -- Black parent to child / Naomi Faust -- Andre / Gwendolyn Brooks -- Mom is wow! / Julia Fields -- Pretty / Nicky Grimes -- The drum / Nikki Giovanni -- I remember / Eloise Greenfield -- Hugs and kisses / Lindamichellebaron -- Aunt Sue's stories / Langston Hughes -- Honey, I love / Eloise Greenfield -- Thursday evening bedtime / Lucille Clifton -- Big sister tells me that I'm black / Arnold Adoff -- As soon as she is up / Arnold Adoff -- Go away! / Lindamichellebaron -- Seeing a new sister / E. Alma Flagg -- Friday waiting for mom / Lucille Clifton -- In both the families / Arnold Adoff -- Good night / Nikki Giovanni -- Covers / Nikki Giovanni -- Lullaby / Langston Hughes -- Hush, little baby / Anonymous
Control code
18199760
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
29 pages
Isbn
9781563972881
Lccn
93061162
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, music
System control number
  • (LHPL)310182
  • (IMchF)fol00005273

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