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The Resource Bird, by Zetta Elliott ; illustrated by Shadra Strickland

Bird, by Zetta Elliott ; illustrated by Shadra Strickland

Label
Bird
Title
Bird
Statement of responsibility
by Zetta Elliott ; illustrated by Shadra Strickland
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bird, an artistic young African American boy, expresses himself through drawing as he struggles to understand his older brother's drug addiction and death, while a family friend, Uncle Son, provides guidance and understanding
Awards note
  • John Steptoe Award for New Talent, illustrator, 2009
  • Ezra Jack Keats New Illustrator Book Award, 2009
Cataloging source
DLC
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Elliott, Zetta
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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Strickland, Shadra,
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  • Novels in verse
  • Death
  • Drug abuse
  • Drawing
  • Families
  • African Americans
  • Death
  • Drug abuse
  • Drawing
  • Family life
  • African Americans
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Bird, by Zetta Elliott ; illustrated by Shadra Strickland
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
191023770
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781600602412
Lccn
2007049039
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Bowdoin: Children{u2019}s Corner
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)191023770
Label
Bird, by Zetta Elliott ; illustrated by Shadra Strickland
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
191023770
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781600602412
Lccn
2007049039
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
Bowdoin: Children{u2019}s Corner
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)191023770

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