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

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

Label
Talkin' about Bessie : the story of aviator Bessie Coleman
Title
Talkin' about Bessie
Title remainder
the story of aviator Bessie 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
Illustrator
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 Book Award -- Illustrator, 2003.
Biography type
individual biography
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178796
Cataloging source
IMF
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Grimes, Nikki
Dewey number
  • 629.13092
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
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1050
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 3
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Lewis, E.B.
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True
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  • Coleman, Bessie
  • Coleman, Bessie
  • Coretta Scott King Award
  • 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 Bessie Coleman, by Nikki Grimes ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780439352437
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
ocm50410100
Label
Talkin' about Bessie : the story of aviator Bessie Coleman, by Nikki Grimes ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780439352437
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
ocm50410100

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