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Mirandy and Brother Wind / by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney.

McKissack, Pat, 1944-2017 (Author). Pinkney, Jerry. (Illustrator). Greenstein, Mina. (Book designer). Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. (Publisher).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780307974655 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0307974650 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource : color illustrations.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, [1988]

Content descriptions

General Note: "Book design by Mina Greenstein"--Title page verso.
Art techniques used: Large watercolor and pencil illustrations.
Summary, etc.: To win first prize in the Junior Cakewalk, Mirandy tries to capture the wind for her partner.
Target Audience Note: 690 Lexile.
Awards Note: Coretta Scott King Award, illustrator, 1989.
Caldecott Honor Book, 1989.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.
Subject: African Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Dance > Juvenile fiction.
Winds > Juvenile fiction.
Contests > Juvenile fiction.
Cakewalk (Dance) > Juvenile fiction.
Friendship > Juvenile fiction.
Performing Arts.
African American.
Genre: Electronic books.

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