Beautiful blackbird / Ashley Bryan.Material type: TextPublisher: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, c2003Description:  p. : col. ill. ; 27 cmISBN: 0689847319Subject(s): Ila (African people) -- Folklore | Folklore -- ZambiaDDC classification: 398.2/096894/04528 LOC classification: PZ8.1.B838 | Bg 2003Awards: Coretta Scott King Award, 2004Summary: In a story of the Ila people, the colorful birds of Africa ask Blackbird, whom they think is the most beautiful of birds, to decorate them with some of his "blackening brew."
|Item type||Current location||Collection||Call number||Status||Date due||Barcode|
Click for library map
|B- Nonfiction (Teen/Adult)||398.2 Bry (Browse shelf)||Available||401335|
Wilson's Children, June 2004
School Library Journal, January 2003
Horn Book Starred, March 2003
Publisher's Weekly, November 2002
Booklist, January 2003
Horn Book, October 2003
Bulletin (Center for Children's books), February 2003
Kirkus Review, December 2002
Multicultural Review, September 2003
In a story of the Ila people, the colorful birds of Africa ask Blackbird, whom they think is the most beautiful of birds, to decorate them with some of his "blackening brew."
K-3 Follett Library Resources
Coretta Scott King Award, 2004