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The Resource Uncle Jed's barbershop, by Margaree King Mitchell ; illustrated by James Ransome

Uncle Jed's barbershop, by Margaree King Mitchell ; illustrated by James Ransome

Label
Uncle Jed's barbershop
Title
Uncle Jed's barbershop
Statement of responsibility
by Margaree King Mitchell ; illustrated by James Ransome
Creator
Contributor
Book designer
Illustrator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Despite serious obstacles and setbacks Sarah Jean's Uncle Jed, the only black barber in the county, pursues his dream of saving enough money to open his own barbershop
Member of
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Honor, illustrator, 1994.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mitchell, Margaree King
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Elementary Grade
  • 710
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • LG
  • 3-5
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
  • 3.8
  • 4.5
  • 3.8
  • 4.5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ransome, James
  • Chomowicz, Lucille
  • Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers (Firm)
Series statement
Families All Matter
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Uncles
  • Barbers
  • Poverty
  • Generosity
  • Sick children
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Depressions
  • Barter
  • African Americans
  • Uncles
  • Barbers
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Barbers
  • Barter
  • Depressions
  • Generosity
  • Poverty
  • Sick children
  • Uncles
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Uncle Jed's barbershop, by Margaree King Mitchell ; illustrated by James Ransome
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Designed by Lucille Chomowicz. The text of this book is set in 15 point Usherwood Medium. The illustrations were done in oil paint on paper"--t.p. verso
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
ocm25008133
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780671769697
Lccn
91044148
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
Uncle Jed's barbershop, by Margaree King Mitchell ; illustrated by James Ransome
Publication
Note
"Designed by Lucille Chomowicz. The text of this book is set in 15 point Usherwood Medium. The illustrations were done in oil paint on paper"--t.p. verso
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
ocm25008133
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780671769697
Lccn
91044148
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations

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