Tar Beach
(Book)

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Published
New York, NY : Scholastic / Crown Publishers, Inc., [1991].
ISBN
0517580306, 9780517580301, 0517580314, 9780517580318, 0517599619, 9780517599617, 0517885441, 9780517885444, 9780590463812, 0590463810, 9781442053748, 1442053747
Lexile measure
AD 790L
Status
Westmont Public Library - Youth 2nd Floor
E COMMUNITIES
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Published
New York, NY : Scholastic / Crown Publishers, Inc., [1991].
Format
Book
Physical Desc
32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 32 cm
Language
English
ISBN
0517580306, 9780517580301, 0517580314, 9780517580318, 0517599619, 9780517599617, 0517885441, 9780517885444, 9780590463812, 0590463810, 9781442053748, 1442053747
Accelerated Reader
LG
Level 3.4, 1 Points
Lexile code
AD
Lexile measure
790

Notes

General Note
Art techniques used: Vibrant paintings in the native style of african american folk art. Includes swatches of fabric pointing to the quilt story it's based on.
Description
A young girl dreams of flying above her Harlem home, claiming all she sees for herself and her family. Based on the author's quilt story of the same name.
Target Audience
AD790L,Lexile
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR,LG,3.4,0.5,6144.
Awards
Coretta Scott King Award, Honor, illustrator, 1992.
Awards
Caldecott Honor Book, 1992.
Awards
Ezra Jack Keats New Writer Book Award, 1993.

Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Ringgold, F. (1991). Tar Beach . Scholastic / Crown Publishers, Inc..

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Ringgold, Faith. 1991. Tar Beach. Scholastic / Crown Publishers, Inc.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Ringgold, Faith. Tar Beach Scholastic / Crown Publishers, Inc, 1991.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Ringgold, Faith. Tar Beach Scholastic / Crown Publishers, Inc., 1991.

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