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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 story of the same name
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award, 1992.
Cataloging source
DLC
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Ringgold, Faith
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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  • African American girls
  • Coretta Scott King Award
  • Flight
  • Wishes
  • Imagination
  • Prejudices
  • African American folk art
  • Picture books for children
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
preschool
Label
Tar Beach, Faith Ringgold
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Art techniques used: Vibrant paintings in the native style of african american folk art. Includes swatches of fabric pointing to the quilt story it's based on
Dimensions
32 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780517580318
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
90040410
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm22002688
  • (OCoLC)22002688
Label
Tar Beach, Faith Ringgold
Publication
Note
Art techniques used: Vibrant paintings in the native style of african american folk art. Includes swatches of fabric pointing to the quilt story it's based on
Dimensions
32 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780517580318
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
90040410
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm22002688
  • (OCoLC)22002688

Library Locations

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