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Angela Johnson (1) (1961–)

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Angela Johnson was born on June 18, 1961 in Tuskegee, Alabama. She attended Kent State University and worked with Volunteers in Service to America (VISTA) as a child development worker. She has written numerous children's books including Tell Me a Story, Mama, Shoes like Miss Alice, Looking for visa mer Red, A Cool Moonlight and Lily Brown's Paintings. She won the Coretta Scott King Author's Award three times for Toning the Sweep in 1994, for Heaven in 1999, and for The First Part Last in 2004, which also won the Michael L. Printz Award. In 2003, she was named a MacArthur fellow. (Bowker Author Biography) visa färre
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Verk av Angela Johnson

The First Part Last (2003) 1,750 exemplar
Heaven (1998) 853 exemplar
When I Am Old with You (1990) 729 exemplar
The Leaving Morning (1992) 652 exemplar
Lily Brown's Paintings (2007) 587 exemplar
Tell Me A Story, Mama (1989) 454 exemplar
Toning The Sweep (1993) 434 exemplar
A Sweet Smell of Roses (2005) 397 exemplar
One of Three (1991) 354 exemplar
Julius (1993) 350 exemplar
Bird (2004) 292 exemplar
Just Like Josh Gibson (2004) 273 exemplar
Wind Flyers (2007) 174 exemplar
A Cool Moonlight (2003) 151 exemplar
A Certain October (2012) 143 exemplar
Violet's Music (2004) 143 exemplar
Rain Feet (1994) 139 exemplar
Joshua By The Sea (1994) 129 exemplar
Sweet, Hereafter (2010) 127 exemplar
Looking for Red (1888) 117 exemplar
Joshua's Night Whispers (1994) 116 exemplar
Shoes Like Miss Alice's (1995) 92 exemplar
Songs of Faith (1998) 90 exemplar
Those Building Men (2001) — Författare — 78 exemplar
Running Back to Ludie (2001) 70 exemplar
Humming Whispers (1995) 70 exemplar
The Other Side: Shorter Poems (1998) 60 exemplar
A Girl Like Me (2020) 59 exemplar
Gone from Home: Short Takes (1998) 59 exemplar
Mama Bird, Baby Birds (1994) 56 exemplar
The Wedding (1999) 50 exemplar
Lottie Paris Lives Here (2011) 47 exemplar
The Rolling Store (1997) — Författare — 32 exemplar
The Aunt in Our House (1831) 32 exemplar
The Day Ray Got Away (2010) 27 exemplar
The Girl Who Wore Snakes (1993) 26 exemplar
Down The Winding Road (2000) 18 exemplar
Through a Window [short story] — Författare — 1 exemplar

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Half-Minute Horrors (2009) — Bidragsgivare — 279 exemplar
Tripping Over the Lunch Lady and Other School Stories (2004) — Bidragsgivare — 250 exemplar
On the Fringe: Stories (2001) — Bidragsgivare — 181 exemplar
What Are You Afraid Of?: Stories about Phobias (2006) — Bidragsgivare — 90 exemplar
The Color of Absence: 12 Stories About Loss and Hope (2001) — Bidragsgivare — 89 exemplar
Love & Sex (2001) — Bidragsgivare — 69 exemplar
Memories of Sun: Stories of Africa and America (2004) — Bidragsgivare — 38 exemplar

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BooksInMirror | 132 andra recensioner | Feb 19, 2024 |
Beautifully delicate watercolor illustrations leave a lasting impression of the story of Juneteenth, when enslaved people in Texas learned they were free. The illustrator shows a range of reactions, trying to imagine what it was like. Back matter includes a timeline of important dates (1863-1865), a few paragraphs on "Juneteenth, Then and Now," a list of online sources, and a glossary of key terms. Now that Juneteenth is a federal holiday the back matter is not perfectly up-to-date, but don't throw the baby out with the bathwater - this is still an incredibly worthwhile book.… (mer)
 
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JennyArch | 13 andra recensioner | Jul 24, 2023 |
Such a beautifully written and illustrated book that explains the history and movement of celebrating Juneteenth. It's written with language and emotion children can understand.
 
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KaraRW | 13 andra recensioner | Jul 15, 2023 |
Bobby's carefree teenage life changes forever when he becomes a father and must care for his adored baby daughter. He is a single father after the death of his girlfriend.
 
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Carmen109 | 132 andra recensioner | Jul 14, 2023 |

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Verk
47
Även av
8
Medlemmar
10,846
Popularitet
#2,186
Betyg
3.9
Recensioner
434
ISBN
295
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