Tar Beach / Faith Ringgold.
By: Ringgold, Faith.
Contributor(s): Crown Publishers [pbl].Material type: TextPublisher: New York : Crown Publishers, c1991Edition: 1st ed.Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 32 cm.ISBN: 0517580306 (trade); 9780517580301 (trade); 0517580314 (lib. bdg.); 9780517580318 (lib. bdg.); 0517599619; 9780517599617; 0517885441 (pbk.); 9780517885444 (pbk.).Subject(s): African American girls -- Juvenile fiction | African American families -- Juvenile fiction | Flight -- Juvenile fiction | Wishes -- Juvenile fiction | Intergenerational relations -- Juvenile fiction | Desire -- Juvenile fiction | Liberty -- Juvenile fiction | Dreams -- Juvenile fiction | Imagination -- Juvenile fiction | Prejudices -- Juvenile fiction | Home -- Juvenile fiction | City and town life -- Juvenile fiction | Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction | African American folk art -- Juvenile fiction | Ringgold, Faith. Tar beach | Artists -- United States | Children's storiesAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Tar Beach.; Online version:: Tar Beach.DDC classification: [E] Awards: Caldecott Honor Book, 1992. Coretta Scott King Award, illustrator, 1992.Summary: A young girl dreams of flying above her Harlem home, claiming all she sees for herself and her family. Based on the author's quilt story of the same name.
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Art techniques used: Vibrant paintings in the native style of african american folk art. Includes swatches of fabric pointing to the quilt story it's based on.
A young girl dreams of flying above her Harlem home, claiming all she sees for herself and her family. Based on the author's quilt story of the same name.
Caldecott Honor Book, 1992. Coretta Scott King Award, illustrator, 1992.