The Resource Ellington was not a street, written by Ntozake Shange ; illustrations by Kadir Nelson

Ellington was not a street, written by Ntozake Shange ; illustrations by Kadir Nelson

Label
Ellington was not a street
Title
Ellington was not a street
Statement of responsibility
written by Ntozake Shange ; illustrations by Kadir Nelson
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a reflective tribute to the African American community of old, noted poet Ntozake Shange recalls her childhood home and the close knit group on innovators that often gathered there
Summary
In this reflective poetic tribute, the author remembers growing up when many of the great figures in African-American history gathered in her family home to talk and share ideas and even sing
Storyline
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2005
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Illustrator Category, 2005.
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award, 2005.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
124110
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shange, Ntozake
Dewey number
811/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
NP
Intended audience source
Lexile
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Nelson, Kadir
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American civil rights workers
  • African American artists
  • African American girls
  • African Americans
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Ellington was not a street, written by Ntozake Shange ; illustrations by Kadir Nelson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
35 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780689828843
Lccn
00045060
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780689828843
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
Ellington was not a street, written by Ntozake Shange ; illustrations by Kadir Nelson
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
35 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780689828843
Lccn
00045060
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780689828843
Other physical details
color illustrations

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