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4 edition of The American Child found in the catalog.

The American Child

by Elizabeth McCracken

  • 388 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by 1st World Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children"s Studies,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPerfect Paperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8483034M
    ISBN 101419252054
    ISBN 109781419252051

      This timeless Caldecott Medal winner – a simple, elegant celebration of a small child’s first experience of snowfall – was the first full color picture book with an African-American. Encounter by Jane Yolen is told from the fictionalized perspective of a boy who was part of the Taino, the first tribe to have interacted with Columbus. Encounter is one of the only childrens books to provide a narrative that gives voice to the Taino peoples. Perhaps this is, in part, because it is a hard narrative to share with young readers/5.

      This book brings to life the stories of Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson, Katherine Johnson, and Christine Darden, four African-American women who lived through the civil rights era, the Space Race, the Cold War, and the movement for gender equality, and whose work forever changed the face of NASA and the country. For Spanish-speaking children diagnosed with cancer between one and five years of age. This page picture book is written for the preschool (1 to 5 years) child who has been diagnosed with cancer. Through real-life photos, children will be able to identify with Hannah’s hospital stay, special friends, tests, treatment and germ care.

    Frederick Douglass: Prophet of Freedom (PB) They Were Her Property: White Women as Slave Owners in the American South. The Obama Portraits. Franchise: The Golden Arches in Black America. As Serious as Your Life: Black Music and the Free Jazz Revolution. Africa on My Mind: Reflections of My Second Trip. Historically African American Leisure. Books that explain cancer to children when a loved one is ill; Atlases detailing the worldwide scope of the cancer epidemic; Most American Cancer Society books are written by our in-house book editors or are co-written with authors who have been vetted and approved prior to beginning a new book project. All our books undergo an extensive in.


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