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The Resource Talkin' about Bessie : the story of aviator Elizabeth Coleman, by Nikki Grimes ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis

Talkin' about Bessie : the story of aviator Elizabeth Coleman, by Nikki Grimes ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis

Label
Talkin' about Bessie : the story of aviator Elizabeth Coleman
Title
Talkin' about Bessie
Title remainder
the story of aviator Elizabeth Coleman
Statement of responsibility
by Nikki Grimes ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis
Title variation
Talking about Bessie
Title variation remainder
the story of aviator Elizabeth Coleman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the woman who became the first licensed Afro-American pilot
Summary
A biography of the woman who became the first licensed Afro-American pilot
Tone
Illustration
Award
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Illustrator Category, 2003.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2003
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2003
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2002
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award (2003); Coretta Scott King Author Honors (2003); American Library Association Notables (2003).
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
178796
Cataloging source
UBY
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Grimes, Nikki
Dewey number
  • 629.13092
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1050
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lewis, Earl B
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Coleman, Bessie
  • Coleman, Bessie
  • African American women air pilots
  • African American women air pilots
  • Air pilots
  • Air pilots
  • African Americans
  • Women
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the story of aviator Elizabeth Coleman
Label
Talkin' about Bessie : the story of aviator Elizabeth Coleman, by Nikki Grimes ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Text is set in 12.5 Joanna MT"--Verso t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
48 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780439352437
Lccn
97021978
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocm50410100
  • OCoLC
Label
Talkin' about Bessie : the story of aviator Elizabeth Coleman, by Nikki Grimes ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Text is set in 12.5 Joanna MT"--Verso t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
48 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780439352437
Lccn
97021978
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocm50410100
  • OCoLC

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