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The women who caught the babies : a story of African American midwives / written by Eloise Greenfield ; artwork by Daniel Minter.

Greenfield, Eloise, (author.). Minter, Daniel, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Homer Public Library J 618.20089 GRE 000156745 Children's Library -- Nonfiction Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780997772074
  • ISBN: 0997772077
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Carrboro, North Carolina : Alazar Press, 2019.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
Through historical information, poems, illustrations, and photographs, the author shows the ways in which African American midwives have helped families over the course of hundreds of years.
Subject: African American midwives > History > Juvenile literature.
Midwifery > United States > History > Juvenile literature.
Childbirth > History > Juvenile literature.
Children's poetry.
African American midwives > History.
Midwifery > United States > History.
Childbirth > History.
African American midwives.
Children's poetry.
United States.
Midwives > Juvenile literature.
Childbirth > Juvenile literature.
Children's poetry.
Genre: Children's poetry.
Picture books.
Juvenile works.
Free verse.
Picture books.