The Blacker the Berry

Year this Award was Won: 
2 009
Award Win Active Date: 
Sunday, December 31, 1899 - 18:00
Defunct Winner UID: 
673
Winner Rank: 
SLCT
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Blacker the Berry
Winner Description: 
Written by Joyce Carol Thomas. Illus. by Floyd Cooper. Published by HarperCollins/Amistad.
Winner Blurb: 

A collection of twelve poems celebrating and affirming the variations in skin color and individuality of African American children, illustrated with richly colored paintings of children complementing the imagery of the free verse. (2009 Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award and Author Honor Book)

Title of a book, article or other published item (this will display to the public): 
The Blacker the Berry
ISBN of the winning item: 
9780060253752
What type of media is this winner?: 
Book
Winner Detail Create Date: 
Tuesday, July 14, 2009 - 07:21
Winner Detail Change Date: 
Monday, September 21, 2009 - 09:56
Winner Detail Change ID: 
218
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