The People Could Fly: American Black Folktales, Virginia Hamilton
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The People Could Fly: American Black Folktales

Author: Virginia Hamilton

Narrator: Andrew L. Barnes

Unabridged: 3 hr 45 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks

Published: 12/01/2011

Genre: Children & Young Adults Fiction - Fairy Tales & Folklore - Anthologies

Ages: 12 - 13

Synopsis

Virginia Hamilton (1936-2002), a giant in the world of children's literature, was the first African-American woman to win a Newbery Medal and the first children's book author to be awarded a MacArthur Genius Grant. In her prize-winning anthology of American Black folktales, The People Could Fly, Hamilton has gathered and retold a collection of stories that teach us much, move us deeply, and make us laugh out loud.Savor this bridge to both the past and the future of a people and a nation as you hear these timeless tales brilliantly performed by Andrew Barnes. New York Times Notable Book. A Children's ALA Notable Book. A Books for Youth Booklist Editors' Choice . Coretta Scott King Award. A School Library Journal Best Book of the Year. A Parents' Choice Award Recording.

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