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All Night, All Day
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Ashley Bryan
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-05 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Award-winning author and illustrator Ashley Bryan has selected twenty best-known and best-loved African-American spirituals, including the title song, "All Night, All Day," and such others as "This Little Light of Mine," "O When the Saints Go Marching In," and "He's Got the Whole World in His Hands." Glorious full-color pictures,
All Night, All Day
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Ashley Bryan
Categories: Juvenile Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991-03-30 - Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers

Ashley Bryan says, "I have subtitled this collection A Child's First Book of African-American Spirituals. It could really be called Spirituals for the Young and ALL! And so it could be, for the songs it presents can be enjoyed by people of every age and every level of musical skill.
Spirituals
Language: en
Pages: 301
Authors: Kathleen A. Abromeit
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-01-01 - Publisher: A-R Editions, Inc.

Spirituals originated among enslaved Africans in America during the colonial era. They resonate throughout African American history from that time to the civil rights movement, from the cotton fields to the concert stage, and influenced everything from gospel music to blues and rap. They have offered solace in times of
Black Authors and Illustrators of Books for Children and Young Adults
Language: en
Pages: 513
Authors: Barbara Thrash Murphy, Barbara Rollock
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Psychology Press

Presents biographies of 274 authors and artists, including birthplace, education, approach to art or literature, career development, awards and honors, and bibliography.
Multicultural Literature for Children and Young Adults
Language: en
Pages: 120
Authors: Ginny Moore Kruse
Categories: Children's literature, American
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher:

"A careful selection of children's and young adult books with multicultural themes and topics which were published in the United States and Canada between 1991 and 1996"--Preface, p. vii.