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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Covington Branch J 759.13 Pipp (Text) 33126017550991 JNonfiction Checked out 08/04/2020
Erlanger Branch J 759.13 Pipp (Text) 33126017551007 JNonfiction Available -
Wm. E. Durr Branch J 759.13 Pipp (Text) 33126017550983 JNonfiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 0375967125 (library binding)
  • ISBN: 9780375967122 (library binding)
  • ISBN: 0375867120 :
  • ISBN: 9780375867125 :
  • Physical Description: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, c2013.

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General Note: Schneider Family book award for young children, 2014.
Robert F. Sibert honor book, 2014.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.: Presents an illustrated introduction to the life and work of artist Horace Pippin, describing his childhood love for drawing and the World War I injury that challenged his career.
Awards Note:
Robert F. Sibert honor book, 2014.
Schneider Family book award for young children, 2014.
Subject: Painters United States Biography
African American painters Biography
Pippin, Horace 1888-1946

JEN BRYANT has published poetry, biographies, picture books, and fiction for young readers. Her last picture-book biography collaboration with Melissa Sweet, A River of Words: The Story of William Carlos Williams, was a Caldecott Honor Book. Jen lives with her family in southeastern Pennsylvania.

MELISSA SWEET is the Caldecott Honor artist of A River of Words by Jen Bryant, The Sleepy Little Alphabet by Judy Sierra, and Mrs. Harkness and the Panda by Alicia Potter, among others. She is also the author-illustrator of Balloons Over Broadway, which was awarded a Robert F. Sibert Medal.

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