The Blacker the Berry

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Sunday, December 31, 1899 - 18:00
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Blacker the Berry
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Written by Joyce Carol Thomas. Illus. by Floyd Cooper. Published by HarperCollins/Amistad.
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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)

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The Blacker the Berry
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