He's got the whole world in his hands

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Publisher:
Dial Books for Young Readers,
Pub. Date:
c2005.
Language:
English
Description
What began as a spiritual has developed into one of America's best-known songs, and now for the first time it appears as a picture book, masterfully created by award-winning artist Kadir Nelson.Through sublime landscapes and warm images of a boy and his family, Kadir has created a dazzling, intimate interpretation, one that rejoices in the connectedness of people and nature.

Inspired by the song's simple message, Kadir sought to capture the joy of living in and engaging with the world. Most importantly, he wished to portray the world as a child might see it--vast and beautiful.

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ISBN:
9780803728509
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 170L
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Grouping Title he s got the whole world in his hands
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subject_facet Children's songs, English -- United States -- Texts, Spirituals (Songs) -- Texts
title_display He's got the whole world in his hands
title_full He's got the whole world in his hands / Kadir Nelson
title_short He's got the whole world in his hands
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