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Uncle Jed's barbershop / by Margaree King Mitchell ; illustrated by James Ransome.

Mitchell, Margaree King. (Author). Ransome, James (illustrator.).
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Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette JEPB FIC Mit (Family) (Text) 31951002638382 Children's Room - Paperback Bins Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Edition: Paperback plus ed.
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Company, 1996.

Content descriptions

General Note:
In the same book...more about hairstyles through the ages, as well as kids whose dream of starting their own business came true, and a poet's view of dreamers.
Summary, etc.:
Despite serious obstacles and setbacks Sarah Jean's Uncle Jed, the only black barber in the county, pursues his dream of saving enough money to open his own barbershop.
Awards Note:
Coretta Scott King illustrator honor book.
Subject: Uncles > Juvenile fiction.
Barbers > Juvenile fiction.
African Americans > Juvenile fiction.

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