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Thirteen ways of looking at a black boy / Tony Medina & 13 artists.

Medina, Tony, (author.).
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Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greenwood PL - Greenwood J 811.6 MED (Text) 36626103959748 JUV New Nonfiction Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield j811.6 Medina (Text) 78292000373808 Children's New Book Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780998799940
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Oklahoma City : Penny Candy Books, 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"The poems in [this book] were first published in slightly different form under the title Ancostia suite (13 ways of looking at a black boy) in Revise the Psalm: work celebrating the writing of Gwendolyn Brooks,...(Curbside Splendor, 2017)"--Title page verso.
Formatted Contents Note:
Thirteen ways: an introduction -- Anacostia angel / illustrated by Floyd Cooper -- Little Mister May / illustrated by Cozbi A. Cabrera -- Images of kin / illustrated by Skip Hill -- Charmer / illustrated by Tiffany McKnight -- One-way ticket / illustrated by Robert Liu-Trujillo -- Lazy hazy daze / illustrated by Keith Mallett -- My soul to keep / illustrated by Shawn K. Alexander -- Do not enter / illustrated by Kesha Bruce -- Street corner prophet / illustrated by Brianna McCarthy -- Athlete's broke bus blues / illustrated by R. Gregory Christie -- Brothers gonna work it out / illustrated by Ekua Holmes -- Cat at the curb / illustrated by Javaka Steptoe -- Givin' back to the community / illustrated by Chandra Cox.
Summary, etc.:
A fresh perspective of young men of color depicting thirteen views of everyday life: young boys dressed in their Sunday best, running to catch a bus, and growing up to be teachers, and much more.
Subject: African American boys > Juvenile poetry.
African Americans > Juvenile poetry.
Boys > Conduct of life > Juvenile poetry.
African American boys > Poetry.
African Americans > Poetry.
Boys > Conduct of life > Poetry.
Genre: Poetry.

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