The Resource Mufaro's beautiful daughters : an African tale, John Steptoe

Mufaro's beautiful daughters : an African tale, John Steptoe

Label
Mufaro's beautiful daughters : an African tale
Title
Mufaro's beautiful daughters
Title remainder
an African tale
Statement of responsibility
John Steptoe
Creator
Contributor
Calligrapher
Illustrator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Mufaro's two beautiful daughters, one bad-tempered, one kind and sweet, go before the king, who is choosing a wife
Title
Mufaro's beautiful daughters
Creator
Summary
Mufaro's two beautiful daughters, one bad-tempered, one kind and sweet, go before the king, who is choosing a wife
Subject
Genre
Award
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Best Picture Book, 1987.
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Illustrator Category, 1988.
  • Parents' Choice Award for Picture Books, 1987.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1988
Awards note
  • Coretta Scott King Award, illustrator, 1988.
  • Caldecott Honor Book, 1988.
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115179
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Wilson's Children
  • Elem. School Library Collection
  • Notable/Best Books (A.L.A.)
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 5.2
  • K-3
  • AD 720
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Lexile
LC call number
PZ8.S585
LC item number
Mu 1987
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720
Literary form
fiction
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  • -1
  • 3
Target audience
juvenile
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an African folktale
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an African folktale
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John Steptoe
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Mufaros beautiful daughters
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an African folktale
Label
Mufaro's beautiful daughters : an African tale, John Steptoe
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Title calligraphy by John Stevens"--T.p. verso
  • Includes a note about the origin of the story and characters (introductory page)
  • Art techniques used:Vibrant full page illustrations in vivid colors. Rich tones created using colorful cross-hatching in pencil, combined with brushed on ink and watercolor
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
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Control code
13957229
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780688154813
Lccn
84007158
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
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13957229
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm10696776
  • (OCoLC)10696776

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