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Thu Oct 16 17:51:02 2014 UTClccn-n831856410.00Bugs! /0.040.35Something about the author. facts and pictures about authors and illustrators of books for young people /114069072Fredrick_McKissackn 831856411002185MacKissack, FredMacKissack, Frederick L. 1939-MacKissack, Fredrick 1939-McKissack, Frederick.McKissack, Fredricklccn-n81014639McKissack, Pat1944-lccn-n83154750Ostendorf, Edwardilllccn-n2002033295Enslow Publisherspbllccn-n90710557Regan, Danailllccn-n82127235Hillerich, Robert L.1927-lccn-n79138780Truth, Sojourner-1883lccn-n92095761Thompson, John1940-illlccn-n85234667Hackney, Rickilllccn-n50051134Childrens Presspbllccn-n2009040143McKissack, John PatrickMcKissack, FredrickJuvenile worksBiographyHistoryFictionSourcesInterviewsUnited StatesAfrican AmericansStories in rhymeRace relationsOrderlinessAbolitionistsAfrican American abolitionistsManners and customsChristmasSouthern StatesSlaves--Social conditionsPlantation lifeSegregationAfrican Americans--Civil rightsTruth, Sojourner,Social reformersBethune, Mary McLeod,Slaves--EmancipationAmerican Civil War (1861-1865)Civil rights workersSlave insurrectionsTeachersCivil rights movementsAfrican American inventorsInsectsCountingWhalingAfrican American whalersHygieneConduct of lifeBrotherhood of Sleeping Car PortersPullman CompanyPullman portersSharingGardeningMilitary operations, Aerial--AmericanMilitary participation--African AmericanAeronautics, American militaryAfrican American air pilotsAlabama--Tuskegee Army Air FieldWorld War (1939-1945)Carver, George Washington,AgriculturistsAfrican American agriculturistsPeanutsTuskegee InstituteEducatorsWashington, Booker T.,Baptists--ClergyKing, Martin Luther,--Jr.,1939201319841985198619871988198919901991199219931994199519961997199819992000200120022003200420052006200720082009201020112012201360387142333BPZ7.M478693ocn020704085713425ocn036824713book19440.01McKissack, PatMessy Bessey's school deskJuvenile worksFictionBessey finally cleans up her messy room+-+127357160526783ocn026858298book19940.06McKissack, PatChristmas in the big house, Christmas in the quartersHistoryJuvenile worksDescribes the customs, recipes, poems, and songs used to celebrate Christmas in the big plantation houses and in the slave quarters just before the Civil War+-+527589540523325ocn025049926book19920.06McKissack, PatSojourner Truth : ain't I a woman?Juvenile worksBiographyA biography of the former slave who became well-known as an abolitionist and advocate of women's rights+-+164199540521115ocn048536633book20020.06McKissack, PatDays of Jubilee : the end of slavery in the United StatesHistoryJuvenile worksSourcesUses slave narratives, letters, diaries, military orders, and other documents to chronicle the various stages leading to the emancipation of slaves in the United States+-+K91256540518687ocn031654938book19960.06McKissack, PatRebels against slavery, American slave revoltsHistoryJuvenile worksDescribes the slave revolts in the United States during the 1800's+-+208209540515978ocn013497656book19860.06McKissack, PatThe Civil Rights Movement in America from 1865 to the presentHistoryJuvenile worksFrom the beginning of Reconstruction to the present, traces the struggle of blacks to gain their civil rights in America, with a brief comparison of their problems to those of other minorities+-+542055160515864ocn029478221book19940.06McKissack, PatAfrican-American inventorsJuvenile worksBiographyPresents stories of remarkable men and women who have produced inventions that made major contributions to a wide range of fields+-+631994710615616ocn018255841book1988McKissack, PatBugs!Juvenile worksFictionSimple text and illustrations of a variety of insects introduce the numbers one through five+-+933575160532415041ocn040682424book19990.06McKissack, PatBlack hands, white sails : the story of African-American whalersHistoryJuvenile worksBiographyA history of African-American whalers between 1730 and 1880, describing their contributions to the whaling industry and their role in the abolitionist movement+-+286839540514916ocn023462985book19910.06McKissack, PatMary McLeod Bethune : a great American educatorHistoryJuvenile worksBiographyTraces the life and achievements of the black educator who fought bigotry and racial injustice and sought equality for blacks in the areas of education and political rights+-+295854943514092ocn019740001book19890.06McKissack, PatA long hard journey : the story of the Pullman porterHistoryJuvenile worksA chronicle of the first black-controlled union, made up of Pullman porters, who after years of unfair labor practices staged a battle against a corporate giant resulting in a "David and Goliath" ending+-+493312753511561ocn032429004book19950.06McKissack, PatRed-tail angels : the story of the Tuskegee airmen of World War IIHistoryJuvenile worksA history of African American pilots with a focus on World War II+-+7747327535112210ocn023381997book19910.01McKissack, PatGeorge Washington Carver : the peanut scientistJuvenile worksBiographySimple text and illustrations describe the life and accomplishments of the scientist who promoted the idea of crop rotation and found many uses for peanuts+-+K35854943510684ocn025551768book19920.01McKissack, PatBooker T. Washington : leader and educatorJuvenile worksBiographyA biography of the former slave who founded Tuskegee University and later became the most powerful African American leader at the turn of the century+-+996854943510512ocn022596411book19910.01McKissack, PatMartin Luther King, Jr. : man of peaceHistoryJuvenile worksBiographySimple text and illustrations describe the life and accomplishments of the revered civil rights pioneer+-+575854943510145ocn022626397book19910.06McKissack, PatIda B. Wells-Barnett : a voice against violenceHistoryJuvenile worksBiographyA biography of the black woman journalist who campaigned for the civil rights of women and other minorities and was a founder of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People in 1909+-+76585494359965ocn426389600book20100.06McKissack, PatThe clone codesJuvenile worksFictionOn the run from a bounty hunter who arrested her mother for being part of a secret society devoted to freeing clones, thirteen-year-old Leanna learns amazing truths about herself and her family as she is forced to consider the value of freedom and what it really means to be human in 2170 America+-+58347448959745ocn023464220book19910.01McKissack, PatFrederick Douglass : leader against slaveryHistoryJuvenile worksBiographySimple text and illustrations describe the life and accomplishments of this famous abolitionist+-+81585494359481ocn036865694book19980.06McKissack, PatLet my people go : Bible stories told by a freeman of color to his daughter, Charlotte, in Charleston, South Carolina, 1806-16Juvenile worksFictionThe daughter of a free black man who worked as a blacksmith in Charleston, South Carolina, in the early 1800s recalls the stories from the Bible that her father shared with her, relating them to the experiences of African Americans+-+41035343159444ocn022543383book19910.01McKissack, PatMarian Anderson : a great singerJuvenile worksBiographyTells the story of the African-American singer who struggled against prejudice to become one of the great opera performers of the century+-+48585494351011ocn191090302book20090.07Parker-Rock, MichellePatricia and Fredrick McKissack : authors kids loveJuvenile worksBiographyInterviews"A short biography of this husband and wife writing team, including their relationship, how they became authors, how they write together, and their advice for young, aspiring authors"--Provided by publisher+-+2402751125651ocn507357740com20060.35Something about the author. facts and pictures about authors and illustrators of books for young peopleBiographyBibliographyCovers individuals ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers. Entries cover: personal life, career, writings and works in progress, adaptations, additional sources, and photographs+-+8132312325131ocn038003735visu19970.17A talk with the McKissacksInterviewsPat and Fred McKissack talk about their writing and their lives growing up in the segregated South+-+5275895405+-+5275895405Thu Oct 16 15:40:03 EDT 2014batch21837