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Sulwe / written by Lupita Nyong'o ; illustrated by Vashti Harrison.

Nyong'o, Lupita, (author.). Harrison, Vashti, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Homer Public Library P GROWING NYO 000156707 Children's Library -- Picture Book Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781534425361
  • ISBN: 1534425365
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 30 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, [2019]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
When five-year-old Sulwe's classmates make fun of her dark skin, she tries lightening herself to no avail, but a shooting star's tale of the sisters Night and Day helps her understand there is beauty and worth in every shade.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 4-8.
Subject: Self-acceptance > Juvenile fiction.
Blacks > Juvenile fiction.
Human skin color > Psychological aspects > Fiction.
Stars > Juvenile fiction.
Self-acceptance > Fiction.
Blacks > Kenya > Fiction.
Stars > Fiction.
Moon > Fiction.
Sun > Fiction.
JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance.
JUVENILE FICTION / People & Places / United States / African American.
JUVENILE FICTION / Family / General (see also headings under Social Themes)
Mythology.
Human skin color > Psychological aspects.
Blacks.
Self-acceptance.
Stars.
Picture books.
Self-acceptance > Juvenile fiction.
Blacks > Juvenile fiction.
Stars > Juvenile fiction.
Self-acceptance > Fiction.
Blacks > Fiction.
Stars > Fiction.
Sun > Mythology.
Moon > Mythology.
Kenya > Juvenile fiction.
Kenya > Fiction.
Sun.
Moon.
Kenya.
Kenya > Juvenile fiction.
Kenya > Fiction.
Genre: Picture books for children.
Fiction.
Juvenile works.
Picture books.
Picture books.