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Book Title
Nelson Mandela
Author
Kadir Nelson
ISBN
9780061783746
This stunning picture book biography of Nelson Mandela by Kadir Nelson is a recipient of the Coretta Scott King Honor award.In this lush, acclaimed book, award-winning author-illustrator Kadir Nelson tells the story of global icon and Nobel Peace Prize winner Nelson Mandela in poignant free verse and glorious illustrations.It is the story of a young boy's determination to change South Africa, and of the struggles of a man who eventually became the president of his country. Mandela believed in equality for all people, no matter the color of their skin. Readers will be inspired by Mandela's triumph and his lifelong quest to create a more just world.Resources in the back include an author's note and a bibliography listing additional sources for readers who want to find out more. Perfect for sharing at home or in the classroom.Kadir Nelson's acclaimed books include The Undefeated, winner of the Caldecott Medal as the most distinguished picture book of the year, Heart and Soul: The Story of America and African Americans, and Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom.--Publishers Weekly (starred review)Binding Type: HardcoverAuthor: Kadir NelsonPublisher: Katherine Tegen BooksPublished: 01/02/2013ISBN: 9780061783746Pages: 40Weight: 1.00lbsSize: 12.00h x 8.70w x 0.50dAward: Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens - RecommendedReview Citations: Booklist 09/15/2012 pg. 62Publishers Weekly 11/19/2012 pg. 53Kirkus Reviews 12/01/2012School Library Journal 01/01/2013 pg. 94Bulletin of Ctr for Child Bks 03/01/2013 pg. 347New York Times Book Review 11/10/2013 pg. 31Kirkus Best Picture Books 11/15/2013 pg. 61Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2013 pg. 193 - Recommended, SatisfactoryAccelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 156060 / Nelson MandelaReading Level: 4.8 / Interest Level: Lower Grade / Point Value: 0.5

This stunning picture book biography of Nelson Mandela by Kadir Nelson is a recipient of the Coretta Scott King Honor award.

In this lush, acclaimed book, award-winning author-illustrator Kadir Nelson tells the story of global icon and Nobel Peace Prize winner Nelson Mandela in poignant free verse and glorious illustrations.

It is the story of a young boy's determination to change South Africa, and of the struggles of a man who eventually became the president of his country. Mandela believed in equality for all people, no matter the color of their skin. Readers will be inspired by Mandela's triumph and his lifelong quest to create a more just world.

Resources in the back include an author's note and a bibliography listing additional sources for readers who want to find out more. Perfect for sharing at home or in the classroom.

Kadir Nelson's acclaimed books include The Undefeated, winner of the Caldecott Medal as the most distinguished picture book of the year, Heart and Soul: The Story of America and African Americans, and Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom.

--Publishers Weekly (starred review)

Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Kadir Nelson
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
Published: 01/02/2013
ISBN: 9780061783746
Pages: 40
Weight: 1.00lbs
Size: 12.00h x 8.70w x 0.50d
Award: Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens - Recommended

Review Citations: Booklist 09/15/2012 pg. 62
Publishers Weekly 11/19/2012 pg. 53
Kirkus Reviews 12/01/2012
School Library Journal 01/01/2013 pg. 94
Bulletin of Ctr for Child Bks 03/01/2013 pg. 347
New York Times Book Review 11/10/2013 pg. 31
Kirkus Best Picture Books 11/15/2013 pg. 61
Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2013 pg. 193 - Recommended, Satisfactory

Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 156060 / Nelson Mandela
Reading Level: 4.8 / Interest Level: Lower Grade / Point Value: 0.5

This stunning picture book biography of Nelson Mandela by Kadir Nelson is a recipient of the Coretta Scott King Honor award.

In this lush, acclaimed book, award-winning author-illustrator Kadir Nelson tells the story of global icon and Nobel Peace Prize winner Nelson Mandela in poignant free verse and glorious illustrations.

It is the story of a young boy's determination to change South Africa, and of the struggles of a man who eventually became the president of his country. Mandela believed in equality for all people, no matter the color of their skin. Readers will be inspired by Mandela's triumph and his lifelong quest to create a more just world.

Resources in the back include an author's note and a bibliography listing additional sources for readers who want to find out more. Perfect for sharing at home or in the classroom.

Kadir Nelson's acclaimed books include The Undefeated, winner of the Caldecott Medal as the most distinguished picture book of the year, Heart and Soul: The Story of America and African Americans, and Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom.

--Publishers Weekly (starred review)

Binding Type: Hardcover
Author: Kadir Nelson
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
Published: 01/02/2013
ISBN: 9780061783746
Pages: 40
Weight: 1.00lbs
Size: 12.00h x 8.70w x 0.50d
Award: Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens - Recommended

Review Citations: Booklist 09/15/2012 pg. 62
Publishers Weekly 11/19/2012 pg. 53
Kirkus Reviews 12/01/2012
School Library Journal 01/01/2013 pg. 94
Bulletin of Ctr for Child Bks 03/01/2013 pg. 347
New York Times Book Review 11/10/2013 pg. 31
Kirkus Best Picture Books 11/15/2013 pg. 61
Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2013 pg. 193 - Recommended, Satisfactory

Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 156060 / Nelson Mandela
Reading Level: 4.8 / Interest Level: Lower Grade / Point Value: 0.5