Working cotton
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Published:
San Diego : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, c1992.
Format:
Book
Edition:
1st ed.
Physical Desc:
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 24 cm.
Status:
Green Hills - Kids Easy
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Description
This child's view of the long day's work in the cotton fields, simply expressed in a poet's resonant language, is a fresh and stirring look at migrant family life. "With its restrained poetic text and impressionist paintings, this is a picture book for older readers, too."-- Booklist
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Language:
English
ISBN:
0152996249
Lexile code:
AD: Adult Directed
Lexile measure:
600

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General Note
"The text of Working Cotton is based on the poems "the trimming of the feathers" and "conejo," originally published in The Peacock poems by Sherley Anne Williams"--T.p. verso.
Description
A young black girl relates the daily events of her family's migrant life in the cotton fields of central California.
Awards
Caldecott Honor book, 1993.
Awards
Coretta Scott King Honor book, 1993.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Williams, S. A., & Byard, C. M. (1992). Working cotton. San Diego: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Williams, Sherley Anne, 1944- and Carole M, Byard. 1992. Working Cotton. San Diego: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Williams, Sherley Anne, 1944- and Carole M, Byard, Working Cotton. San Diego: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1992.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Williams, Sherley Anne, and Carole M Byard. Working Cotton. San Diego: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1992. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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