The Resource Tar Beach, Faith Ringgold

Tar Beach, Faith Ringgold

Label
Tar Beach
Title
Tar Beach
Statement of responsibility
Faith Ringgold
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A young girl dreams of flying above her Harlem home, claiming all she sees for herself and her family. Based on the author's quilt story of the same name
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ringgold, Faith
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ7.R4726
  • PS3568.I572
LC item number
  • Tar 1991
  • T37 1991
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American girls
  • African American families
  • Flight
  • Wishes
  • Intergenerational relations
  • Desire
  • Liberty
  • Dreams
  • Imagination
  • Prejudices
  • Home
  • City and town life
  • African American folk art
  • Artists
  • Children's stories
  • African American families
  • African American folk art
  • African American girls
  • Artists
  • Children's stories
  • City and town life
  • Desire
  • Dreams
  • Flight
  • Home
  • Imagination
  • Intergenerational relations
  • Liberty
  • Manners and customs
  • Prejudices
  • Wishes
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
  • New York (State)
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Tar Beach, Faith Ringgold
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Art techniques used: Vibrant paintings in the native style of african american folk art. Includes swatches of fabric pointing to the quilt story it's based on
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780517885444
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
90040410
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)22002688
  • (OCoLC)ocm22002688
Label
Tar Beach, Faith Ringgold
Publication
Note
Art techniques used: Vibrant paintings in the native style of african american folk art. Includes swatches of fabric pointing to the quilt story it's based on
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780517885444
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
90040410
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)22002688
  • (OCoLC)ocm22002688

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