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The Resource Her stories : African American folktales, fairy tales, and true tales, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo & Diane Dillon

Her stories : African American folktales, fairy tales, and true tales, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo & Diane Dillon

Label
Her stories : African American folktales, fairy tales, and true tales
Title
Her stories
Title remainder
African American folktales, fairy tales, and true tales
Statement of responsibility
told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo & Diane Dillon
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collection of 19 folktales, legends, and true stories celebrating the heroic cunning, patience, and courage of African-American women and girls
Tone
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1996
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1995
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Author Category, 1996.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1996
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1995.
Awards note
  • Coretta Scott King Award, author, 1996; American Library Association Notable Children's Book 1996
  • Coretta Scott King Honor, illustrator, 1996.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
090846
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1934-2002
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hamilton, Virginia
Dewey number
398.2/082
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • MG
  • 6-8
LC call number
GR111.A47
LC item number
H35 1995
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
q398.2082 H221h
Reading level
  • 4.6
  • 4.3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dillon, Leo
  • Dillon, Diane
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
APL - This Is Your Life Association
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • Folklore
  • Folklore.
  • African American women
  • Black women
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
African American folk tales, fairy tales, and true tales
Label
Her stories : African American folktales, fairy tales, and true tales, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo & Diane Dillon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 111-112)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Her animal tales: Little girl and Buh Rabby -- Lena and big one tiger -- Marie and redfish -- Miz Hattie gets some company -- Her fairy tales: Catskinella -- Good Blanche, bad Rose, and the talking eggs -- Mary Belle and the mermaid -- Mom Bett and the little ones a-glowing -- Her supernatural: Who you! -- Macie and Boo Hag -- Lonna and cat woman -- Malindy and little devil -- Her folkways and legends: Woman and man started even -- Luella and the tame parrot -- The mer-woman out of the sea -- Annie Christmas -- Her true tales: Millie Evans: plantation times -- Lettice Boyer: from way back -- Mary Lou Thorton: my family
Control code
ocm30915948
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xiii, 112 pages
Isbn
9780590473682
Lccn
94033055
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)30915948
Label
Her stories : African American folktales, fairy tales, and true tales, told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo & Diane Dillon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 111-112)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Her animal tales: Little girl and Buh Rabby -- Lena and big one tiger -- Marie and redfish -- Miz Hattie gets some company -- Her fairy tales: Catskinella -- Good Blanche, bad Rose, and the talking eggs -- Mary Belle and the mermaid -- Mom Bett and the little ones a-glowing -- Her supernatural: Who you! -- Macie and Boo Hag -- Lonna and cat woman -- Malindy and little devil -- Her folkways and legends: Woman and man started even -- Luella and the tame parrot -- The mer-woman out of the sea -- Annie Christmas -- Her true tales: Millie Evans: plantation times -- Lettice Boyer: from way back -- Mary Lou Thorton: my family
Control code
ocm30915948
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xiii, 112 pages
Isbn
9780590473682
Lccn
94033055
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)30915948

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