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Steptoe, Javaka 1971-

Overview
Works: 15 works in 54 publications in 1 language and 11,067 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Poetry  Picture books  Biography  Young adult works  Stories, plots, etc  Fairy tales  Pictorial works 
Roles: Illustrator, Author
Classifications: PS591.N4, [E]
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Publications about Javaka Steptoe
Publications by Javaka Steptoe
Most widely held works by Javaka Steptoe
In daddy's arms I am tall : African Americans celebrating fathers by Javaka Steptoe( Book )
13 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,386 libraries worldwide
A collection of poems celebrating African-American fathers
Jimi : sounds like a rainbow : a story of the young Jimi Hendrix by Gary Golio( Book )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,462 libraries worldwide
Before he became one of the greatest guitar players of all time, Jimi Hendrix was a boy who loved to paint and listen to records, and who asked himself an unusual question: could someone paint pictures with sound?
All of the above : a novel by Shelley Pearsall( Book )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 1,285 libraries worldwide
Five urban middle school students, their teacher, and other community members relate how a school project to build the world's largest tetrahedron affects the lives of everyone involved
Hot day on Abbott Avenue by Karen English( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,226 libraries worldwide
After having a fight, two friends spend the day ignoring each other, until the lure of a game of jump rope helps them to forget about being mad
Do you know what I'll do? by Charlotte Zolotow( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 959 libraries worldwide
A little girl delights her brother with a series of promises about all the wonderful things she'll do to make him happy as they both grow up
A pocketful of poems by Nikki Grimes( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 947 libraries worldwide
Poems and haiku verses provides glimpses of life in the city
Amiri and Odette : a dance for two by Walter Dean Myers( Book )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 772 libraries worldwide
Presents a modern, urban retelling in verse of the ballet in which brave Amiri falls in love with beautiful Odette and fights evil Big Red for her on the streets of the Swan Lake Projects
What's special about me, Mama? by Kristina Evans( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 645 libraries worldwide
In a rhythmically-written conversation between parent and child, Mama lists her son's many good traits--from physical attributes to behavior--and though he dismisses each quality as just a little thing, Mama explains that there is nothing little about love
Rain play by Cynthia Cotten( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 562 libraries worldwide
Most people leave the park when rain begins to fall, while others enjoy the sights, sounds, and feel of the cool water--until thunder and lightening come near
The Jones family express by Javaka Steptoe( Book )
2 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 470 libraries worldwide
Steven tries to find just the right present for Aunt Carolyn in time for the annual block party
In Daddy's arms I am tall [African Americans celebrating fathers] by Javaka Steptoe( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 1997 and 2010 in English and held by 262 libraries worldwide
Summary: A collection of poems celebrating African-American fathers
Sweet, sweet baby! ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Soft cloth round book with mirror and tabs that make sounds
Radiant child : the story of young artist Jean-Michel Basquiat by Javaka Steptoe( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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