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The Resource Ashley Bryan : words to my life's song, by Ashley Bryan, with photographs by Bill McGuinness

Ashley Bryan : words to my life's song, by Ashley Bryan, with photographs by Bill McGuinness

Label
Ashley Bryan : words to my life's song
Title
Ashley Bryan
Title remainder
words to my life's song
Statement of responsibility
by Ashley Bryan, with photographs by Bill McGuinness
Title variation
Words to my life's song
Creator
Contributor
Photographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An introduction to the life and career of the writer and artist Ashley Bryan, a three-time winner of the Coretta Scott King Award
Summary
Told through drawings and photographs, the author's inspiring autobiography demonstrates his love for art and drawing which always sustained him even though he was turned away from art school because of his color, grew up through the Great Depression, and served his country in World War II
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • Golden Kite Award for Nonfiction, 2009.
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2010.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2010
Awards note
Laura Ingalls Wilder Award.
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
302824
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bryan, Ashley
Dewey number
818/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3552.R848
LC item number
Z46 2009
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
970
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McGuinness, Bill
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bryan, Ashley
  • Bryan, Ashley
  • Authors, American
  • African American authors
  • Children's stories
  • African American illustrators
  • African American artists
  • Authors, American
  • African American authors
  • Children's stories
  • African American illustrators
  • African American artists
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Ashley Bryan : words to my life's song, by Ashley Bryan, with photographs by Bill McGuinness
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
24 x 27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
58 p.
Isbn
9781416905417
Lccn
2008014369
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
  • ocn217263759
  • (OCoLC)217263759
Label
Ashley Bryan : words to my life's song, by Ashley Bryan, with photographs by Bill McGuinness
Publication
Dimensions
24 x 27 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
58 p.
Isbn
9781416905417
Lccn
2008014369
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
  • ocn217263759
  • (OCoLC)217263759

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