A Beach Tail

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Product Details

Price
$17.99  $16.73
Publisher
Astra Young Readers
Publish Date
Pages
32
Dimensions
9.3 X 12.22 X 0.36 inches | 0.98 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781590787120

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About the Author

Karen Lynn Williams is the author of over a dozen books for children, including the beloved titles Galimoto and recent award-winners such as Four Feet, Two Sandals and Circles of Hope. Her books often feature children in developing countries, and she has lived and worked in both Africa and Haiti. She lives in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Floyd Cooper (1956-2021) illustrated over 110 books for children, including Unspeakable: The Tulsa Race Massacre by Carole Boston Weatherford, for which he was awarded a Caldecott Honor, the Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award, and a Sibert Honor. He was also the recipient of the CorettaScott King Award for The Blacker the Berry; three Coretta Scott King Honors for I Have Heard of a Land, Meet Danitra Brown, and Brown Honey in Broomwheat Tea; 10 ALA Notables; and an NAACP Image Award, among other honors. Visit floydcooper.com.

Reviews

* "Scoop up this tale for its strength as a unique beach story and for its warm portrayal of an African-American son and father enjoying the outdoors." --Kirkus Reviews, starred review

"A lovely collaboration suited for every collection." --Booklist

* "A charming tale of creativity and discovery." --School Library Journal, starred review