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The Resource Of corn silk and black braids, written by Vincent L. Johnson ; illustrated by Linda Crockett

Of corn silk and black braids, written by Vincent L. Johnson ; illustrated by Linda Crockett

Label
Of corn silk and black braids
Title
Of corn silk and black braids
Statement of responsibility
written by Vincent L. Johnson ; illustrated by Linda Crockett
Title variation
Corn silk
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Sarah, a young African-American girl, hates her hair, especially when she sees a girl in town with beautiful hair like corn silk, but when her aunt comes to town and gives her a new hairstyle, she finds beauty within herself
  • After one bad hair day, Sarah doesn't feel good about herself. Aunt Lubelle brings soothing comfort, a gentle touch, and ideas for a new hairstyle as Sarah discovers her deep down beauty
Cataloging source
LPU
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Johnson, Vincent L
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.J63845
LC item number
Of 2005
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Crockett, Linda
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American girls
  • Feminine beauty (Aesthetics)
  • Self-esteem
  • Self-perception
  • African American girls
  • Feminine beauty (Aesthetics)
  • Self-esteem
  • Self-perception
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Of corn silk and black braids, written by Vincent L. Johnson ; illustrated by Linda Crockett
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780965703321
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocm61492111
  • 472949
Label
Of corn silk and black braids, written by Vincent L. Johnson ; illustrated by Linda Crockett
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780965703321
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocm61492111
  • 472949

Library Locations

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      133 South Fuquay Avenue, Fuquay-Varina, NC, 27526, US
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