Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: Presents a volume of pourquoi tales collected by Zora Neale Hurston from her field research in the Gulf states in the 1920s. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Acclaimed anthropologist, folklorist, and novelist Zora Neale Hurston traveled the back roads of the rural South, collecting stories from men, women, and children in Florida, Alabama, Georgia, and Louisiana so that the spirit and richness of the oral storytelling tradition could be shared and preserved. What's the Hurry, Fox? is a sampling of stories from Every Tongue Got To Confess, Ms. Hurston's third volume of folktales collected from the Gulf statesin the 1930s. They have been carefully adapted and shaped by National Book -- and Coretta Scott King Award?winning author Joyce Carol Thomas to appeal to the sensibilities of young readers. Caldecott Honor -- and Coretta Scott King Award-winning artist Bryan Collier adds his unique vision with collages that capture the rich heritage and rural community setting of the stories that are Ms. Hurston's legacy to us.
Über den Autor:
Zora Neale Hurston (1891-1960) was a novelist, folklorist, and anthropologist whose fictional and factual accounts of black heritage remain unparalleled. Her many books include Dust Tracks on a Road; Their Eyes Were Watching God; Jonah's Gourd Vine; Moses, Man of the Mountain; Mules and Men; and Every Tongue Got to Confess.
Bryan Collier is the illustrator of rosa by Nikki Giovanni and Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by Doreen Rappaport, both Caldecott Honor Books, and the Coretta Scott King Honor Book Visiting Langston by Willie Perdomo. He also wrote and illustrated the Coretta Scott King Award-winning Uptown. Besides illustrating children's books, Bryan donates his time to painting murals in his Harlem, New York, neighborhood.
Joyce Carol Thomas is an internationally renowned author who received the National Book Award for her first novel, Marked By Fire, and a Coretta Scott King Honor for The Blacker the Berry and for her first picture book, Brown Honey in Broomwheat Tea. Her picture book I Have Heard of a Land received a Coretta Scott King Honor and an IRA/CBC Teachers' Choice Award and was an ALA Notable Book. Her other titles include The Gospel Cinderella, Crowning Glory, Gingerbread Days, and A Gathering of Flowers. Ms. Thomas lives in Berkeley, California.
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Buchbeschreibung HarperCollins, 2004. Buchzustand: Good. 1st Edition. N/A. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Buchnummer des Verkäufers GRP9353278
Buchbeschreibung Programs and Genres. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Good. Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Book has some visible wear on the binding, cover, pages. Buchnummer des Verkäufers G0060006439I3N10
Buchbeschreibung HarperCollins. Hardcover. Buchzustand: GOOD. book was well loved but cared for. Possible ex-library copy with all the usual markings and stickers. Some light textual notes, highlighting and underling. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 2753730238
Buchbeschreibung Buchzustand: Acceptable. This is a hard cover book. The dust jacket shows normal wear and tear. The cover has visible markings and wear. The pages have normal wear. This is an ex library book and has library labels. We ship Monday-Saturday and respond to inquries within 24 hours. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 3O6C9D003PGA
Buchbeschreibung HarperCollins, 2004. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Used: Good. Buchnummer des Verkäufers SONG0060006439
Buchbeschreibung HarperCollins, 2004. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Used: Good. Ships Out Tomorrow!. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 160215079
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Buchbeschreibung Harpercollins Childrens Books, Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., 2004. Laminated printed Boards. Buchzustand: Near Fine. Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Fine. Collier, Bryan (illustrator). First Edition. Clean, tight, square and bright first edition bound in laminated, illustrated boards. Discreet black mark on bottom page edges, else fine. Dust jacket is unclipped, protected in removable mylar, with no discernable flaws. The fables in this picture flat capture the richness of oral tradition.Sampling of stories from "Every Tongue Got to Confess," Hurston's third volume of Gulf States folktales. Full-page,full-color illustrations. Unpaginated. Click on BOOKSTORES to view our selection of unused, discounted Children's and Young Adult titles. Due to size and weight of this item, additional postage may be required for non-domestic shipment. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 0060006439-B
Buchbeschreibung HarperCollins, 2004. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Good. Good condition, some are ex-library and can have markings. Buchnummer des Verkäufers GD-131-93-2129002