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Her Stories: African American Folktales, Fairy Tales, and True Tales

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4.1 out of 5
Based on 94 Ratings and 40 Reviews

Book Description
Virginia Hamilton, who previously won a Newbery Medal and a MacArthur Foundation grant, gives us 17 pugnacious and heroic female characters in a collection of tales that demonstrates the breadth of African-American cultural tradition. The characters in Her Stories, which won the 1996 Coretta Scott King Award, are strong, competent, and sometimes bigger than life, like the "coal black and tr... More
Book Information
PublisherBlue Sky Press
BindingHardcover (12 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages128
ISBN-100590473700
ISBN-13978-0590473705
Publication Date11/01/1995
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About Virginia Hamilton (Author) : Virginia Hamilton is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Virginia Hamilton include House of Dies Drear, The Planet of Junior Brown.
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