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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 5 copies available at York County Libraries.

Current holds

0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Arthur Hufnagel Public Library Kids NYO Picture (Text) 34260000496398 Childrens Area New Checked Out 05/27/2020
Dover Area Community Library Kids NYO Picture (Text) 34217000818955 Childrens Area New Checked Out 05/27/2020
Guthrie Memorial Library: Hanover's Public Library Kids NYO Picture (Text) 34007002403074 Childrens Area Checked Out 05/27/2020
Martin Library Kids NYO Picture (Text) 33454005711403 Childrens Area New Available -
Paul Smith Library of Southern York County Kids NYO Picture (Text) 34318001157003 Childrens Area Checked Out 05/27/2020

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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