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Beautiful Blackbird by Ashley Bryan


In Beautiful Blackbird, painter-poet-puppeteer Ashley Bryan brings African folklore to today’s young readers through illustrations that really leave a mark. Winner of the Coretta Scott King Award, the animated allegory captures the colors of cooperation and coexistence, showcasing why Bryan was simply cut out for storytelling. 

Reading level: 3-8 years

Cloth. 40 pgs

9.5 x 10.5