A place inside of me : a poem to heal the heart (Book, 2020) [WorldCat.org]
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A place inside of me : a poem to heal the heart

Author: Zetta Elliott; Noa Denmon
Publisher: New York : Farrar Straus Giroux Books for Young Readers, 2020. ©2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : Primary school : English : First editionView all editions and formats
"In this powerful, affirming poem by award-winning author Zetta Elliott, a Black child explores his shifting emotions throughout the year. There is a place inside of me / a space deep down inside of me / where all my feelings hide. Summertime is filled with joy -- skateboarding and playing basketball -- until his community is deeply wounded by a police shooting. As fall turns to winter and then spring, fear grows

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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Children's poetry
Picture books
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Zetta Elliott; Noa Denmon
ISBN: 9780374307417 0374307415
OCLC Number: 1123188349
Awards: Caldecott Honor Book, 2021
ALA Notable Book for All Ages, 2021
Target Audience: Ages 4-8.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: written by Zetta Elliott ; illustrated by Noa Denmon.
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From award-winning author Zetta Elliott and rising star illustrator Noa Denmon comes a beautiful #OwnVoices poetic picture book about a brown child discovering and accepting their emotional landscape.


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