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Pinkney, Andrea Davis.

Summary: A brief recounting of the career of this jazz musician and composer who, along with his orchestra, created music that was beyond category.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion Books for Children 1998

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 ELL

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: JB ELLINGTON PIN

Pinkney, Andrea Davis.

Summary: Four board books about home and family.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Red Wagon Books/Harcourt Brace 1997

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: BOARD PIN

Pinkney, Andrea Davis.

Summary: Explores the intersecting lives of civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr. and gospel singer Mahalia Jackson at the historic moment when their joined voices inspired landmark changes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Co. 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 323.092 PIN

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JB KING PIN

Pinkney, Andrea Davis.

Summary: "This picture book is a celebration of the 50th anniversary of the momentous Woolworth's lunch counter sit-in, when four college students staged a peaceful protest that became a defining moment in the struggle for racial equality and the growing civil rights movement."--Amazon.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 323.1 PIN

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J323.1196 PIN

Pinkney, Andrea Davis

Summary: "A celebration of the extraordinary life of Ezra Jack Keats, creator of The Snowy Day. The story of The Snowy Day begins more than one hundred years ago, when Ezra Jack Keats was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. The family were struggling Polish immigrants, and despite Keats's obvious talent, his father worried that Ezra's dream of being an artist was an unrealistic one. But Ezra was determined. By high...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 KEA

Pinkney, Andrea Davis

Summary: "After her tribal village is attacked by militants, Amira, a young Sudanese girl, must flee to safety at a refugee camp, where she finds hope and the chance to pursue an education in the form of a single red pencil and the friendship and encouragement ofa wise elder"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC PIN

Pinkney, Andrea Davis

Summary: "A narrative history of the Motown music label covering the historical context, personalities, and ongoing legacy of the "sound of young America.""--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2015

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 781.5 PIN

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 781.5 PIN

Pinkney, Andrea Davis.

Summary: Presents the stories of ten African-American men from different eras in American history, organized chronologically to provide a scope from slavery to the modern day.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney/Jump at the Sun Books 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 PIN

Pinkney, Andrea Davis.

Summary: Describes the origins and practices of Kwanzaa, the seven-day festival during which people of African descent rejoice in their ancestral values.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 1993

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Pinkney, Andrea Davis.

Summary: In 1955 Hadley, Virginia, twelve-year-old Dawnie Rae Johnson, a tomboy who excels at baseball and at her studies, becomes the first African American student to attend the all-white Prettyman Coburn school, turning her world upside down. Includes historical notes about the period.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC PIN

Contents: The night before Christmas-- and more classic holiday tales. The night before Christmas / by Clement Clarke Moore, illustrated by Ruth Sanderson -- In the month of Kislev / by Nina Jaffe, illustrated by Louise August -- Seven candles for Kwanzaa / by Andrea Davis Pinkney, illustrated by Brian Pinkney -- Too many tamales / by Gary Soto, illustrated by Ed Martinez -- Max's Christmas / written and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Weston Woods Studios 2009

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Summary: Rich in culture and history, the pride of the African-American tradition comes alive in these award-winning stories. These stories includes Martin's Big Words, John Henry, and Seven Candles For Kwanzaa.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Weston Woods 2005

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV MAR