Africa Dream

by Eloise Greenfield

HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS | December 5, 1991 | Trade Paperback

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An African-American child dreams of long-ago Africa, where she sees animals, shops in a marketplace, reads strange words from an old book, and returns to the village where her long-ago granddaddy welcomes her.?Greenfield?s lyrical telling and Byard?s marvelous pictures make this book close to an ideal adventure for children, black or white.? ?Publishers Weekly.

1978 Coretta Scott King Award

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 32 pages, 9 × 8.81 × 0.19 in

Published: December 5, 1991

Publisher: HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0064432777

ISBN - 13: 9780064432771

Found in: Africa
Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5

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Africa Dream

by Eloise Greenfield

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 32 pages, 9 × 8.81 × 0.19 in

Published: December 5, 1991

Publisher: HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0064432777

ISBN - 13: 9780064432771

From the Publisher

An African-American child dreams of long-ago Africa, where she sees animals, shops in a marketplace, reads strange words from an old book, and returns to the village where her long-ago granddaddy welcomes her.?Greenfield?s lyrical telling and Byard?s marvelous pictures make this book close to an ideal adventure for children, black or white.? ?Publishers Weekly.

1978 Coretta Scott King Award

About the Author

Eloise Greenfield is the author of an illustrious list of books for young people, including The Friendly Four, a Texas 2x2 Reading List book; In the Land of Words, an NCTE Notable Children's Book in the Language Arts; and How They Got Over: African Americans and the Call of the Sea, winner of a Bank Street Children's Book Award—all illustrated by Jan Spivey Gilchrist. She is a recipient of the Virginia Hamilton Literary Award; the Coretta Scott King Author Award; the Award of Excellence from the Washington, D.C., branch of the National Writing Project; the Milner Award; the Hope S. Dean Award from the Foundation for Children's Literature; and the NCTE Award for Excellence in Poetry for Children. Ms. Greenfield lives in Washington, D.C.

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An African-American child dreams of Africa, where she sees animals, shops in a marketplace, reads from a strange old book, and returns to the village where her granddaddy welcomed her so long ago.

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 5

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