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

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

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  • 36 of 40 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at John P. Webster Library - West Hartford.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
John P. Webster Library - West Hartford CHILDREN PS 3614 .Y6 S85 2019 (Text to phone) 30401141577365 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -

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Summary, etc.:
When five-year-old Sulwe's classmates make fun of her dark skin, she tries lightening herself to no avail, but a shooting star's tale of the sisters Night and Day helps her understand there is beauty and worth in every shade.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 4-8
Subject: Self-acceptance > Juvenile fiction.
Blacks > Juvenile fiction.
Human skin color > Psychological aspects > Fiction.
Stars > Juvenile fiction.
Sun > Mythology.
Moon > Mythology.
Kenya > Juvenile fiction.
Self-acceptance > Fiction.
Blacks > Kenya > Fiction.
Kenya > Fiction.
Stars > Fiction.
Genre: Picture books for children.
Picture books.

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