Bigmama's

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Publisher:
Greenwillow Books,
Pub. Date:
c1991.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: LG - BL: 2.8 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
550L
Description

Donald Crews, the Caldecott Honor artist and award-winning creator of Freight Train, Truck, and many other classic picture books for young children, writes of his own childhood experiences visiting his grandparents in Florida.

Four African American children travel with their mother, and when the train arrives in Cottondale, Florida, the summer at Bigmama's house begins! Donald Crews brilliantly evokes the sights, sounds, and emotions of a memorable childhood experience. Beautifully and richly illustrated, this is a wonderful choice for family reading and classroom sharing. "A very special book by a superb artist and storyteller."--The Horn Book

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ISBN:
9780688099510
9780688099503
9780688158422
Reading Level:
LG
Level 2.8, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
550L
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subject_facet Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Country life -- United States -- Juvenile literature
Crews, Donald -- Biography -- Youth -- Juvenile literature
title_display Bigmama's
title_full Bigmama's / Donald Crews
title_short Bigmama's
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Biography
Country life
Crews, Donald
Youth