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The people could fly : American Black folktales / told by Virginia Hamilton ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon.

Hamilton, Virginia. (Author). Dillon, Leo, (illustrator.). Dillon, Diane, (illustrator.).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at NC Cardinal.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Lilly Pike Sullivan Memorial Library J 398.2 HAMILTON ENF 1 (Text) 01011700060850 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
South Granville Branch Library J 398.2 HAMILT (Text) 42756201828370 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0394969251
  • ISBN: 0394869257
  • Physical Description: xii, 178 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Knopf : [1985]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Bibliography: pages 175-178.
Summary, etc.:
Retold Afro-American folktales of animals, fantasy, the supernatural, and desire for freedom, born of the sorrow of the slaves, but passed on in hope.
Target Audience Note:
480L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 4.3 4 44962.
Subject: African Americans > Folklore.
Tales > United States.
African Americans > Folklore > Juvenile literature.
Donated by Mrs. Dorothy Moore.
Folklore > United States > Juvenile literature.

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