BOTTOMLINE: This book is not for kids under age 10, and definitely not an easy bedtime story.
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We use this book as a part of our Faith Ringgold lesson in our elementary schools. This colorful book demonstrates her wonderful art quilts.Published 1 month ago by Connie RB
love this book. It is such a wonderful celebration of urban living. I have used this book when working with children who live in subsidized housing. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Carmalyn Dorsey
The long history of quilts in culture is presented in heartwarming patterns--can a little girl dream dreams that gives her family such honor? Read morePublished 2 months ago by Pennsylvania reader
Winner of the Coretta Scott King Award for Illustration, Tar Beach is a story quilt by author and illustrator Faith Ringgold. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Emily
These books make the artists real children in ways they can relate to them...as children. These are a great gift for the young artist or for any child who wants to learn more about... Read morePublished 7 months ago by BBMom
THis is such an amazing story! My 1st grade students love this book and want to write one like this of their own. Anything with children flying in the book the children just adore.Published 7 months ago by Amanda