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Publisher Comments:

An African-American child dreams of long-ago Africa, where she sees animals, shops in a marketplace, reads strange words from an old book, and returns to the village where her long-ago granddaddy welcomes her. ‘Greenfields lyrical telling and Byards marvelous pictures make this book close to an ideal adventure for children, black or white. —Publishers Weekly.

1978 Coretta Scott King Award

About the Author

Eloise Greenfield is a poet and the author of over thirty books for children, including Africa Dream, a winner of the Coretta Scott King Award, and Honey, I Love. She lives in Washington, D.C.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780064432771
Author:
Byard, Carole M.
Author:
Byard, Carole M.
Author:
by Eloise Greenfield and Carole Byard
Author:
Shiozaki, Yuji
Author:
Byard, Carole
Publisher:
HarperCollins
Location:
New York, NY :
Subject:
Africa
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Children's fiction
Subject:
Ethnic - General
Subject:
People & Places - General
Subject:
Juveniles
Subject:
Africa -- Fiction
Subject:
People & Places - Africa
Subject:
Children s-General
Edition Number:
1
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series Volume:
99-4
Publication Date:
19920130
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from PreS to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
9 x 8.8125 in 4.96 oz
Age Level:
00-02

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