In daddy's arms I am tall : African Americans celebrating fathers / illustrated by Javaka Steptoe.
Contributor(s): Steptoe, Javaka.Material type: TextPublisher: New York : Lee & Low Books, c1997Edition: 1st ed.Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 23 x 24 cm.ISBN: 1880000318; 9781880000311; 9781584300168; 1584300167.Subject(s): Children's poetry, American | American poetry -- African American authors | Fathers -- United States -- Juvenile poetry | African American fathers -- Juvenile poetry | Men -- United States -- Juvenile poetry | African American men -- Juvenile poetryAdditional physical formats: Online version:: In daddy's arms I am tall.; Online version:: In daddy's arms I am tall.DDC classification: 811.008/03520431 LOC classification: PS591.N4 | B46 1997
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A collection of poems celebrating African-American fathers.
Coretta Scott King Award, illustrator, 1998.
In daddy's arms -- Her daddy's hands -- Black father man -- The farmer -- Tickle tickle -- Lightning jumpshot -- The things in black men's closets -- My grandaddy is my daddy too -- Promises -- Seeds -- Artist to artist -- My father's eyes.
Read by Javaka Steptoe, Robin Miles, Charles Turner, and Lizan Mitchell.