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Jeannette Caines (1938–2004)

Författare till Just Us Women

6 verk 1,438 medlemmar 39 recensioner

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Verk av Jeannette Caines

Just Us Women (1982) 722 exemplar, 15 recensioner
I Need a Lunch Box (1988) 546 exemplar, 8 recensioner
Abby (1973) 108 exemplar, 6 recensioner
Daddy (1977) 33 exemplar, 8 recensioner
Window Wishing (1980) 16 exemplar
Chilly Stomach (1986) 13 exemplar, 2 recensioner

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Namn enligt folkbokföringen
Armstead, Jeannette Caines
Andra namn
Caines, Jeannette Franklin
Födelsedag
1938
Avled
2004-07-11
Kön
female
Nationalitet
USA
Födelseort
Harlem, New York, USA
Bostadsorter
Harlem, New York, USA
Freeport, New York, USA
Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
Yrken
children's book author
Priser och utmärkelser
Certificate of Merit and Appreciation (National Black Child Development Institute)
Lifetime Achievement Award from Motheread and Fatheread of the Virginia Foundation (2004)
Kort biografi
Jeannette Franklin Caines is the author of Chilly Stomach and Just Us Women, a Reading Rainbow Book, as well as several other highly acclaimed picture books about children and their families. She is also the recipient of the National Black Child Development Institute's Certificate of Merit and Appreciation.

Ms. Caines grew up in Harlem and lived in Freeport, Long Island.

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Recensioner

 
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shelbygibson | 14 andra recensioner | Apr 29, 2024 |
A boy wants a lunch box and dreams of all the colors and kinds of lunch boxes he could have.

Located in Fiction bin
 
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B-Chad | 7 andra recensioner | Jun 29, 2023 |
Just us women describes a weekend trip of a girl and her aunt.
 
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maryganderson | 14 andra recensioner | Feb 21, 2020 |
I have mixed feelings about this book, mostly leaning towards not liking it. I enjoyed reading it because the illustrations were well done and had so much detail in them that I could really picture the story in my mind. However my hesitation with this book is that I feel I did not get anything from it. To me there was no obvious plot; no conflict, no realization, just a road-trip. From the repetition of the phrase "Just Us Women", I was expecting there to be more of a tie in about some sort of female empowerment moment, or quite literally any other tie in. Sadly, one never came and I found myself confused and disappointed at the end.… (mer)
 
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smatti10 | 14 andra recensioner | Feb 7, 2020 |

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Pat Cummings Illustrator
Steven Kellogg Illustrator
Ronald Himler Illustrator
Kevin Brooks Illustrator

Statistik

Verk
6
Medlemmar
1,438
Popularitet
#17,883
Betyg
½ 3.4
Recensioner
39
ISBN
36
Språk
1

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