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Crown : an ode to the fresh cut

Author: Derrick D Barnes; Gordon C James
Publisher: Chicago : Bolden, an Agate imprint, 2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
Celebrates the magnificent feeling that comes from walking out of a barber shop with newly-cut hair

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Derrick D Barnes; Gordon C James
ISBN: 9781572842243 1572842245
OCLC Number: 1039547840
Notes: On backcover: "A Denene Millner Book."
Awards: Winner of Sonia Lynn Sadler Award 2018 (United States)
Winner of Society of Illustrators Gold Medal 2017 (United States)
Winner of Ezra Jack Keats Book Award 2017 (United States)
Runner-up for Ezra Jack Keats Honor Book 2017 (United States)
Description: [30] pages : illustrations
Responsibility: Derrick Barnes ; illustrated by Gordon C. James


Derrick Barnes's smooth, fresh words and Gordon C. James's lush, vibrant illustrations capture the confidence, pride, and magic black and brown boys feel the moment they get a new haircut and admire  Read more...


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Praise for Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut:"The swagger is on a million. The sauce is drippin'. . . . This book oozes with black cool and timely, much-needed black joy, using the unique and expansive Read more...

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