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The Resource Talkin' about Bessie : the story of aviator Elizabeth Coleman, by Nikki Grimes ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis

Talkin' about Bessie : the story of aviator Elizabeth Coleman, by Nikki Grimes ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis

Label
Talkin' about Bessie : the story of aviator Elizabeth Coleman
Title
Talkin' about Bessie
Title remainder
the story of aviator Elizabeth Coleman
Statement of responsibility
by Nikki Grimes ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis
Title variation
Talking about Bessie
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the woman who became the first licensed African American pilot
Awards note
  • Coretta Scott King Illustrator award, 2003.
  • Coretta Scott King Author Honor award, 2003.
  • Amelia Bloomer Project, 2003.
  • Children's notable lists, 2003.
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
IMF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Grimes, Nikki
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
970
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • 3-5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
  • 6.1
  • 4.9
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lewis, Earl B
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Coleman, Bessie
  • African American women air pilots
  • Air pilots
  • Air pilots
  • African Americans
  • Women
  • Coretta Scott King Award
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Talkin' about Bessie : the story of aviator Elizabeth Coleman, by Nikki Grimes ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 48)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm50410100
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
48 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780439352437
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
B C677G ; XX-JNF ; KW ; C01-03BT-N.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o50410100
  • (Sirsi) o50410100
  • (Sirsi)4272474
Label
Talkin' about Bessie : the story of aviator Elizabeth Coleman, by Nikki Grimes ; illustrated by E.B. Lewis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 48)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm50410100
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
48 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780439352437
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
B C677G ; XX-JNF ; KW ; C01-03BT-N.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o50410100
  • (Sirsi) o50410100
  • (Sirsi)4272474

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