Talkin' about Bessie: The Story of Aviator Elizabeth Coleman

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Sunday, November 8, 2009 - 18:00
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2 180
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Talkin' about Bessie: The Story of Aviator Elizabeth Coleman
Winner Description: 
Written by Nikki Grimes. Illus. by E.B. Lewis. Published by Scholastic/Orchard.
Winner Blurb: 

The story of the early African-American aviator is revealed in snapshots, free verse poetry, and luminous watercolors that create a memorable family album by the people in and around her life. The 2003 Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award Book and a 2003 Coretta Scott King Author Honor Book.

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Talkin' about Bessie: The Story of Aviator Elizabeth Coleman
ISBN of the winning item: 
0439352436
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Book
Winner Detail Create Date: 
Monday, November 9, 2009 - 09:08
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Monday, November 9, 2009 - 09:08
Winner Detail Change ID: 
218
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