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The Resource How I discovered poetry, Marilyn Nelson ; illustrations by Hadley Hooper

How I discovered poetry, Marilyn Nelson ; illustrations by Hadley Hooper

Label
How I discovered poetry
Title
How I discovered poetry
Statement of responsibility
Marilyn Nelson ; illustrations by Hadley Hooper
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author reflects on her childhood in the 1950s and her development as an artist and young woman through fifty poems that consider such influences as the Civil Rights Movement, the "Red Scare" era, and the feminist movement
Member of
Awards note
  • Coretta Scott King Author Honor Book, 2015.
  • Bulletin Blue Ribbons Awards, 2014; American Library Association Notables, 2015; Horn Book Fanfare List, 2015.
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nelson, Marilyn
Dewey number
811/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3573.A4795
LC item number
H69 2014
Literary form
poetry
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hooper, Hadley
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nelson, Marilyn
  • Authorship
  • Poetry
  • African Americans
  • Civil rights movements
  • United States
Target audience
adolescent
Label
How I discovered poetry, Marilyn Nelson ; illustrations by Hadley Hooper
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
830837453
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
103 pages
Isbn
9780803733046
Lccn
2013005289
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)830837453
Label
How I discovered poetry, Marilyn Nelson ; illustrations by Hadley Hooper
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
830837453
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
103 pages
Isbn
9780803733046
Lccn
2013005289
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)830837453

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