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The Resource Let's clap, jump, sing, and shout; dance, spin, and turn it out! : games, songs, and stories from an African American childhood, collected by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Brian Pinkney

Let's clap, jump, sing, and shout; dance, spin, and turn it out! : games, songs, and stories from an African American childhood, collected by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Brian Pinkney

Label
Let's clap, jump, sing, and shout; dance, spin, and turn it out! : games, songs, and stories from an African American childhood
Title
Let's clap, jump, sing, and shout; dance, spin, and turn it out!
Title remainder
games, songs, and stories from an African American childhood
Statement of responsibility
collected by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Brian Pinkney
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Here is a songbook, a storybook, a poetry collection, and much more, all rolled into one. Find a partner for hand claps such as Eenie, Meenie, Sassafreeny, or form a circle for games like Little Sally Walker. Gather as a family to sing well-loved songs like Amazing Grace and Oh, Freedom, or to read aloud the poetry of such African American luminaries as Langston Hughes, James Weldon Johnson, and Paul Laurence Dunbar. And snuggle down to enjoy classic stories retold by the author, including Aesop's fables and tales featuring Br'er Rabbit and Anansi the spider
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McKissack, Pat
Dewey number
398.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.86
LC item number
.M424 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pinkney, J. Brian
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Rhyming games
  • Spirituals (Songs)
  • Jump rope rhymes
  • Hand-clapping games
  • Counting-out rhymes
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Rhyming games
  • Spirituals (Songs)
  • Jump rope rhymes
  • Hand-clapping games
  • Counting-out rhymes
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Let's clap, jump, sing, and shout; dance, spin, and turn it out! : games, songs, and stories from an African American childhood, collected by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Brian Pinkney
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
2016000969
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
173 pages
Isbn
9780375970887
Lccn
2016000969
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Label
Let's clap, jump, sing, and shout; dance, spin, and turn it out! : games, songs, and stories from an African American childhood, collected by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Brian Pinkney
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
2016000969
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
173 pages
Isbn
9780375970887
Lccn
2016000969
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)

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