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Brown honey in broomwheat tea : poems / by Joyce Carol Thomas ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper.

Author/Creator:
Thomas, Joyce Carol, author.
Edition:
1st edition
Publication:
[New York] : HarperCollins, 1993. , ©1993
Format/Description:
Book
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 x 27 cm
Subjects:
African Americans -- Juvenile poetry.
Children's poetry, American.
African Americans.
Children's poetry, American.
Blacks -- Poetry.
Children's poetry.
American poetry -- Black authors.
Childrens subjects:
African Americans -- Poetry.
American poetry -- African American authors.
Local subjects:
Afro-American author.
Afro-American setting.
Afro-American illustrator.
Coretta Scott King Author Honor Book 1994.
Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honro Book 1994.
Form/Genre:
Juvenile works.
Poetry.
Poetry.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York (City)
Summary:
A collection of poems exploring the theme of African-American identity.
Contents:
Cherish me
Brown honey in broomwheat tea
Magic landscape
Tea pot
Mama
Family tree
Hide me in the cradle of your love
I am a root
Sisters
Bitter
Honey
Becoming the tea.
Notes:
"Texts copyright ©1993 by Joyce Carol Thomas"-- verso of title page.
"Illustrations copyright ©1993 by Floyd Cooper"--verso of title page.
"Typography by Elynn Cohen"--verso of title page.
"Printed in the U. S. A."--verso of title page.
Coretta Scott King Honor, illustrator, 1994.
Coretta Scott King Honor, author, 1994.
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy retains dust jacket.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1993
Contributor:
Cooper, Floyd, illustrator.
Cohen, Elynn, typographer.
HarperCollins (Firm), publisher.
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Children's Books (University of Pennsylvania)
Other format:
Online version: Thomas, Joyce Carol. Brown honey in broomwheat tea.
ISBN:
0060210877
9780060210878
0060210885
9780060210885
0064434397
9780064434393
9780785780113
0785780114
OCLC:
25050021
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