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Dave the potter : artist, poet, slave

Author
Hill, Laban Carrick.
Title
Dave the potter : artist, poet, slave / by Laban Carrick Hill ; illustrated by Bryan Collier.
Format
Book
Edition
1st ed.
Published
New York : Little, Brown, 2010.
Description
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 23 x 29 cm.
URL
<Contributor biographical information> http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1107/2010006382-b.html
<Publisher description> http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1107/2010006382-d.html
Other contributors
Collier, Bryan, ill.
Notes
Art techniques used: Combination of watercolor and mixed media collage in warm earth tones.
"Junior Library Guild Premier Selection"--cover sticker.
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary
Chronicles the life of Dave, a nineteenth-century slave, and a potter, who went on to become an influential poet and artist.
Target audience
Kindergarten-Grade 4 (SLJ)
Awards
Caldecott Honor Book, 2011
Coretta Scott King Book Award -- Illustrator, 2011
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2011
A Junior Library Guild selection
Subject headings
Dave, active 1834-1864--Juvenile literature.
African American potters--Biography--Juvenile literature.
African American poets--Biography--Juvenile literature.
Slaves--South Carolina--Biography--Juvenile literature.
ISBN
9780316107310 (hbk.)
031610731X (hbk.)

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Education Library
Call Number
738.092 HIL
Location
Education Library - Children's Collection
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Library
Blmgtn - Education Library
Call Number
738.092 HIL
Location
Education Library - Children's Collection
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Library
Indpls - IUPUI University Library
Call Number
NK4210.D247 H55 2010
Location
Juvenile
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Library
Kokomo Library
Call Number
NK4210.D247 H55 2010
Location
Children's Collection
Floor
2nd Floor
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Library
East Library - Richmond
Call Number
NK4210.D247 H55 2010
Location
Juvenile
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Library
South Bend - Educational Resource Commons
Call Number
NK4210.D247 H55 2010
Location
Educational Resource Commons - Art
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Library
Southeast Library - New Albany
Call Number
NK4210.D247 H55 2010
Location
IU Southeast Lib. - CULAB - General Collections
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