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Pinkney, J. Brian

Summary: Carter gets a truck instead of a much wanted puppy, but he soon discovers his new toy is just as fun and rascally as a pet.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE PIN

Pinkney, J. Brian

Summary: "Owen loves soccer, but isn't the best at playing it. After a particularly disastrous day on the field, Owen is benched. He is feeling so low that he doesn't notice the ball rolling away from him until it's too late. In his effort to get it back, he discovers that he has more skills than he realizes"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Hyperion 2015

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FIC PIN

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE PIN

Pinkney, J. Brian.

Summary: Although he doesn't feel like talking, a young boy responds to questions by drumming on various objects, including a bucket, hat boxes, and garbage cans, echoing the city sounds around him.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 1994

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE 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

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Holidays, Call number: J 394.2612 PIN

San Souci, Robert D.

Summary: A Creole variant of the familiar Cinderella tale set in the Caribbean and narrated by the godmother who helps Cendrillon find true love.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE SAN

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Montanari, Susan McElroy

Summary: "Follow a little girl as she moves, swings, and grooves her way through her bedtime routine, dancing all the while, until she finally closes her eyes and dances through her dreams"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Schwartz & Wade books 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE MON

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MON

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Holidays, Call number: DVD JUV NIG

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: BOARD PIN

Park, Linda Sue

Summary: When her little sister, Akeer, becomes sick as they are returning home from the water hole, Nya must carry her and the water back to their village, one step at a time.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarion Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE PAR