Paideia School Library

Paideia School

Tar Beach

Ringgold, Faith.

New York : Crown Publishers, 1996.

[32] p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 31 cm.

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 painting of the same name.

Reading Level: 4.4

Available

Picture Book - ElementaryPicture Book - Elementary

1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

0517885441 (pbk.)

LC Call No:

PZ7.R4726 Tar 1996

Dewey Class No:

[E] 20

Author:

Ringgold, Faith.

Title:

Tar Beach / Faith Ringgold.

Edition:

1st Dragonfly books ed.

Publisher:

New York : Crown Publishers, 1996.

Physical:

[32] p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 31 cm.

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 painting of the same name.

Subject:

African Americans--Fiction.

Subject:

Flight--Fiction.

Subject:

Dreams--Fiction.

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020 ISBN   $a ISBN  0517885441 (pbk.)
035 System Ctrl No   $a System control number  (ICrlF)25379D
035 System Ctrl No   $a System control number  (ICrlF)fol04757880
040 Cataloging Src   $a Original cataloging agency  ICrlF
    $c Transcribing agency  ICrlF
    $d Modifying agency  ICrlF
050 LC Call No 00  $a Classification number  PZ7.R4726
    $b Item number  Tar 1996
082 Dewey Class No 04  $a Classification number  [E]
    $2 Edition number  20
100 ME:PersonalName 1   $a Personal name  Ringgold, Faith.
245 Title 10  $a Title  Tar Beach /
    $c Statement of responsibility  Faith Ringgold.
250 Edition   $a Edition statement  1st Dragonfly books ed.
260 PublicationInfo   $a Place of publication, dist.  New York :
    $b Name of publisher, dist, etc  Crown Publishers,
    $c Date of publication, dist, etc  1996.
300 Physical Desc   $a Extent  [32] p. :
    $b Other physical details  ill. (chiefly col.) ;
    $c Dimensions  31 cm.
520 Summary   $a Summary, etc. note  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 painting of the same name.
650 Subj:Topic $a Topical term  African Americans
    $x General subdivision  Fiction.
650 Subj:Topic $a Topical term  Flight
    $x General subdivision  Fiction.
650 Subj:Topic $a Topical term  Dreams
    $x General subdivision  Fiction.
651 Subj:Geog $a Geographic name  Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
    $x General subdivision  Fiction.
852 Holdings   $h Classification part  P RIN
    $9 Cost  $11.99
    $p Barcode  75676
    $a Location  PS
906   $a   001
940 1   $a   4.4
    $b   K-3
    $d   07/17/97
    $s   Wilson's Children, November 1996
    $s   Elem. School Library Collection, September 1996
    $s   Caldecott Medal/Honor
    $v   FLR
961 wl  $t   19

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