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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
Title variation
Mufaros beautiful daughters
Title variation remainder
an African folktale
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
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Summary
Mufaro's two beautiful daughters, one bad-tempered, one kind and sweet, go before the king, who is choosing a wife
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1988
  • Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Best Picture Book, 1987.
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Illustrator Category, 1988.
  • Parents' Choice Award for Picture Books, 1987.
Awards note
  • Coretta Scott King Award, illustrator, 1988
  • Caldecott Honor Book, 1988
  • ALA Notable Book for Children, 1988
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
115179
Cataloging source
DLC
Credits note
Music by Chris Kubie
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.S585
LC item number
Mu 1987
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
790
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 3
PerformerNote
Read by Robin Miles
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an African folktale
Label
Mufaro's beautiful daughters : an African tale, John Steptoe
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Publication
Note
  • "Title calligraphy by John Stevens"--Title page 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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18513
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780688040451
Lccn
84007158
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm10696776
  • (OCoLC)10696776
Label
Mufaro's beautiful daughters : an African tale, John Steptoe
Link
Publication
Note
  • "Title calligraphy by John Stevens"--Title page 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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
18513
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780688040451
Lccn
84007158
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm10696776
  • (OCoLC)10696776

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