Africa dream

Author Greenfield, Eloise.
Language English
Publisher
New York: HarperTrophy, 1992




Annotation:

A verse account of a black girl's dream about Africa is accented by black-and-white illustrations capturing the richness of the continent's culture



Author Illustrator(s) :

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Best Books :

  • Children's Catalog, Eighteenth Edition, 2001 H.W. Wilson
  • Children's Catalog, Nineteenth Edition, 2006 H.W. Wilson
  • Booklist Top 10 Nonfiction Series for Teens, 2004 American Library Association

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Awards, Honors & Prizes :

  • Coretta Scott King Book Award, 1978 Winner United States
  • Coretta Scott King Book Award, 1978 Winner United States
  • Caldecott Medal/Honor, 1996.

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Curriculum Tools :

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Reading Measurement Programs:


0690047762
Crowell (New York [NY]:) 1977.

Accelerated Reader
Interest Level Lower Grade
Book Level 2.5
Accelerated Reader Points 0


0064432777
HarperTrophy (New York:) 1992.

Accelerated Reader
Interest Level Lower Grade
Book Level 2.5
Accelerated Reader Points 0

Accelerated Reader (AR)
Lower grades
3.8
Accelerated Reader Points

Lexile, MetaMetrics, Inc.

Lexile Measure 810
Accelerated Reader Points

Lexile, MetaMetrics, Inc.


Accelerated Reader Points

Reading Counts-Scholastic
Interest Level K-2
Reading Level 4
Accelerated Reader Points 1

Reading Counts-Scholastic
Interest Level K-2
Reading Level 4
Accelerated Reader Points 2


0381900614
John Day Co. (New York:) 1977.

Accelerated Reader
Interest Level Lower Grade
Book Level 2.5
Accelerated Reader Points 0

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Reviews :

Publishers Weekly (Publishers Weekly)
Impassioned pencil drawings highlight an African American girl's nocturnal visions. PW said, ``Greenfield's lyrical telling and Byard's marvelous pictures make this book close to an ideal adventure for children, black or white.'' Ages 4-8. (Jan.)
(PUBLISHER: HarperTrophy (New York:), PUBLISHED: 1992 c1977.)

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Publication Details:

  Publisher ISBN Notes
New York: HarperTrophy, 1992

Media Type: Language Material
1 v. (unpaged):
PZ7.G845 ([E])
0064432777
9780064432771
Originally published New York: John Day Co. 1977.
John Day, 1977

Media Type: Language Material
32 p.
([E])
0549498095
9780549498094
New York [NY]: Crowell, 1977

Media Type: Language Material
[29] p.:
(E/G)
0690047762
9780690047769
Some editions may have HarperCollins on t.p.
New York: John Day Co., 1977

Media Type: Language Material
32 p.:
PZ7.G845 ([E])
0381900614
9780381900618

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