Brown Honey in Broomwheat Tea (Paperback)

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By Joyce Carol Thomas, Floyd Cooper (Illustrator)
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'A cycle of a dozen lyrical poems exploring issues of African-American identity through delicately interwoven images. . . . Laden with meaning, the poetry is significant and lovely. Cooper's paintings, with vibrant, unsentimentalized characters in earth tone illumined with gold, are warm, contemplative'a beautiful complement to Thomas's eloquence. A must.' 'K. 'Poems rooted in home, family, and the African-American experience.... Highly readable and attractive.' 'BL.

1994 Coretta Scott King Award Honor Book for Nonfiction
1994 Coretta Scott King Award Honor Book for Illustration
1994 Teachers' Choices (IRA)
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1993 "Pick of the Lists" (ABA)

Product Details
ISBN: 9780064434393
ISBN-10: 0064434397
Publisher: HarperCollins
Publication Date: December 8th, 1995
Pages: 32
Language: English