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Back home / by Gloria Jean Pinkney ; pictures by Jerry Pinkney.

Author/Creator:
Pinkney, Gloria Jean, author.
Edition:
[1st ed.]
Publication:
New York : Dial Books for Young Readers, 1992.
Format/Description:
Book
[40] unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
Subjects:
Farm life -- Juvenile fiction.
African Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
Aunts -- Juvenile fiction.
Uncles -- Juvenile fiction.
Cousins -- Juvenile fiction.
Families -- Juvenile fiction.
Gifts -- Juvenile fiction.
Lumberton (N.C.) -- Juvenile fiction.
African Americans
Aunts.
Cousins.
Families.
Farm life.
Gifts.
Uncles.
North Carolina -- Lumberton.
Childrens subjects:
Farm life -- Fiction.
African Americans -- Fiction.
North Carolina -- Fiction.
Form/Genre:
Fiction.
Juvenile works.
Dust jackets (Bindings) -- 1992.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York.
Summary:
Eight-year-old Ernestine returns to visit relatives on the North Carolina farm where she was born.
Notes:
"First Edition."
Designed by Atha Tehon.
"The full-color artwork was prepared using pencil, colored pencils, and watercolor. It was then color-separated and reproduced as red, blue, yellow, and black halftones."
Local notes:
Tehon Collection copies 1 & 2 presented to the Penn Libraries in 2014 by Susan Tehon.
Tehon Collection copies 1 & 2: dust jackets retained.
Tehon Collection copy 1 has stamp "Dial Design Library. Do not Remove" on front cover and t.p.
Tehon Collection copy 1 is "2" printing.
Tehon Collection copy 2 is "10" printing.
Penn Provenance:
Tehon, Atha (former owner) (Tehon Collection copies 1 & 2)
Tehon, Susan (donor)
Penn Chronology:
1992
Contributor:
Pinkney, Jerry, illustrator.
Tehon, Atha.
Dial Books for Young Readers, publisher.
Atha Tehon Thiras Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Other format:
Online version: Pinkney, Gloria Jean. Back home.
ISBN:
0803711689
9780803711686
0803711697
9780803711693
OCLC:
23973973
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