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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
Author
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
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
  • Parents' Choice Award for Picture Books, 1991.
Awards note
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Honor, illustrator, 1992.
  • Caldecott Honor Book, 1992.
  • Ezra Jack Keats New Writer Book Award, 1993.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
114037
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ7.R4726
  • PS3568.I572
LC item number
  • Tar 1991
  • T37 1991
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
790
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Tar Beach, Faith Ringgold
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Publication
Copyright
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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
78376
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780517885444
Lccn
90040410
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)22002688
  • (OCoLC)22002688
Label
Tar Beach, Faith Ringgold
Link
Publication
Copyright
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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
78376
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780517885444
Lccn
90040410
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)22002688
  • (OCoLC)22002688

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