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In Daddy's Arms I Am Tall: African Americans Celebrating Fathers

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4 out of 5
Based on 89 Ratings and 46 Reviews

Book Description
"When you follow in the path of your father, you learn to walk like him." This simple, yet potentially double-edged Ashanti proverb begins Javaka Steptoe's picture-book debut, a powerful collection of poems celebrating African American fathers, by new and established African American writers. Breathtaking, evocative mixed-media spreads--bedecked with beads, burlap, and buttons--earned Steptoe's br... More
Book Information
PublisherLee & Low Books
BindingPaperback (12 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
Publication Date01/30/2001
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About Javaka Steptoe (Author, Illustrator) : Javaka Steptoe is a published author, editor, illustrator, and a narrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Javaka Steptoe include Rain Play, The Jones Family Express.
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