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Sulwe / written by Lupita Nyong'o ; illustrated by Vashti Harrison.

Nyong'o, Lupita, (author.). Harrison, Vashti, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Emmaus Public Library.
  • 5 of 7 copies available at Lehigh Carbon Library Cooperative. (Show)

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0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Emmaus Public Library E NYON (Text) 36446002030750 New Juvenile Easy Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781534425361
  • ISBN: 1534425365
  • Physical Description: 48 unnumbered pages: color illustrations ; 30 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, [2019]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
When five-year-old Sulwe's classmates make fun of her dark skin, she tries lightening herself to no avail, but her encounter with a shooting star helps her understand there is beauty in every shade.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 4-8
Awards Note:
Coretta Scott King honor (illustrator), 2020
Subject: Self-acceptance > Juvenile fiction.
Blacks > Kenya > Juvenile fiction.
Stars > Juvenile fiction.
Kenya > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Picture books for children.
Picture books.
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