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In this 32-page lap book we join Cassie, the main character from the picture book Tar Beach. As she takes us on a tour of her home, neighborhood, and school, dozens of new words are introduced with simple labels throughout. Young readers will love the simple story line and all the new words theyll encounter. Theyll relish the beautifully designed spreads, each with its own quilt motif. The bright, boldly colored pages will attract even the youngest lookers, and the words will teach pre-reading skills to slightly older children. The size makes it perfect for story hours, and the price makes it perfect for every home.

About the Author

Faith Ringgold was born in Harlem in 1930. She received a degree in art education from the City College of New York and was an art teacher long before she became a professional artist. She is best known for her "painted story quilts," some of which hang in the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York City. Tar Beach, Ringgold's first book for children, won the Coretta Scott King Award for illustration and was named a Caldecott Honor Book. Ringgold is now a professor of art at the University of California at San Diego. She lives in California and in New Jersey.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780375812002
Author:
Ringgold, Faith
Publisher:
Knopf Books for Young Readers
Author:
illustrated by the author
Location:
New York
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Vocabulary
Subject:
Harlem (new york, n.y.)
Subject:
Concepts - Words
Subject:
African Americans
Subject:
Social Situations - Community & Neighborhood
Subject:
Harlem
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Picture book
Series Volume:
5]
Publication Date:
20020102
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
up to P
Language:
English
Illustrations:
FULL COLOR W/ SELF-ENDS
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
11.78x10.28x.30 in. .89 lbs.
Age Level:
04-08

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