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The Resource 'Twas the night b'fore Christmas : an African-American version, retold and illustrated by Melodye Rosales

'Twas the night b'fore Christmas : an African-American version, retold and illustrated by Melodye Rosales

Label
'Twas the night b'fore Christmas : an African-American version
Title
'Twas the night b'fore Christmas
Title remainder
an African-American version
Statement of responsibility
retold and illustrated by Melodye Rosales
Title variation
It was the night before Christmas
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a turn-of-the-century black family's encounter with St. Nick as he delivers his presents before flying off into the night
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rosales, Melodye
Dewey number
811/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
NP
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PS3568.O738
LC item number
T93 1996
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1779-1863
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Moore, Clement Clarke
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American families
  • Santa Claus
  • Children's poetry, American
  • African Americans
  • Santa Claus
  • Christmas
  • American poetry
  • Narrative poetry
Target audience
juvenile
Label
'Twas the night b'fore Christmas : an African-American version, retold and illustrated by Melodye Rosales
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Cartwheel books"
  • "An African-American version based on the original poem, A visit from St. Nicholas, by Clement C. Moore."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780590739443
Lccn
95053236 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
----2a, 2bc, bfr, ca, ci, cor, cw, d, hg, 2ib, mh, 2mor, mpk, ms, 2n, 2nco, 2np, pm, sc, st, 2uc, 2wbl, ys, 2ml
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocm34117862
  • 652999
Label
'Twas the night b'fore Christmas : an African-American version, retold and illustrated by Melodye Rosales
Publication
Note
  • "Cartwheel books"
  • "An African-American version based on the original poem, A visit from St. Nicholas, by Clement C. Moore."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780590739443
Lccn
95053236 /AC
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
----2a, 2bc, bfr, ca, ci, cor, cw, d, hg, 2ib, mh, 2mor, mpk, ms, 2n, 2nco, 2np, pm, sc, st, 2uc, 2wbl, ys, 2ml
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocm34117862
  • 652999

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