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A story about Afiya / [written by] James Berry ; [illustrated by] Anna Cunha.

Berry, James, 1924-2017 (author.). Cunha, Anna, 1985- (illustrator.).

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

Some people have dresses for every occasion but Afiya needs only one. Her dress records the memories of her childhood, from roses in bloom to pigeons in flight, from tigers at the zoo to October leaves falling. A joyful celebration of a young girl's childhood, written by the late Coretta Scott King Book Award-winning Jamaican poet James Berry. -- provided by publisher.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library J PIC BER (Text) 33892100736033 Children's New Books Book None 05/04/2021 Checked out 06/30/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781911373339
  • ISBN: 1911373331
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: American edition.
  • Publisher: London : Lantana Publishing, 2020.

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Summary, etc.:
Some people have dresses for every occasion but Afiya needs only one. Her dress records the memories of her childhood, from roses in bloom to pigeons in flight, from tigers at the zoo to October leaves falling. A joyful celebration of a young girl's childhood, written by the late Coretta Scott King Book Award-winning Jamaican poet James Berry. -- provided by publisher.
Subject: Dresses > Juvenile poetry.
Children > Juvenile poetry.
Children's poetry, Jamaican.
Dresses > Poetry.
JUVENILE FICTION / Diversity & Multicultural.
JUVENILE FICTION / People & Places / Caribbean & Latin America.
JUVENILE FICTION / Stories in Verse.
Children's stories > Pictorial works.
Genre: Picture books.
Children's stories.
Stories in rhyme.
Poetry.
Illustrated works.
Summary: Some people have dresses for every occasion but Afiya needs only one. Her dress records the memories of her childhood, from roses in bloom to pigeons in flight, from tigers at the zoo to October leaves falling. A joyful celebration of a young girl's childhood, written by the late Coretta Scott King Book Award-winning Jamaican poet James Berry. -- provided by publisher.

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