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Bronzeville boys and girls

Author: Gwendolyn Brooks; Faith Ringgold
Publisher: New York, NY : Amistad : imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2007] ©2007
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : Newly illustrated editionView all editions and formats
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A collection of poems that celebrate the joy, beauty, imagination, and freedom of childhood.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Poetry
Echo verse
Juvenile works
Juvenile poetry
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gwendolyn Brooks; Faith Ringgold
ISBN: 0060295058 9780060295059 0060295066 9780060295066 9780064437721 0064437728
OCLC Number: 63125938
Awards: Winner of Parents Choice Award (Spring) (1998-2007) (Gold) 2007
Description: 41 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Mexie and Bridie --
Val --
Timmy and Tawanda --
Narcissa --
Andre --
Keziah --
Charles --
Cynthia in the snow --
John, who is poor --
Paulette --
Rudolph is tired of the city --
Eppie --
Ella --
Dave --
Luther and Breck --
Michael is afraid of the storm --
Eldora, who is rich --
Beulah at church --
Skipper --
Robert, who is often a stranger to himself --Lyle --
Nora --
Mirthine at the party --
Maurice --
De Koven --
Gertrude --
Marie Lucille --
Cheryl's mootsie --
Jim --
Eunice in the evening --
Vern --
Otto --
Tommy --
Admiration of Willie --
About Bronzeville boys and girls.
Responsibility: by Gwendolyn Brooks ; illustrated by Faith Ringgold.

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In 1956, Pulitzer Prize winner Gwendolyn Brooks composed a collection of poems that celebrated the joy, beauty, imagination, and freedom of childhood. Now this beautifully reillustrated edition  Read more...

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