The Blacker the Berry PDF by Joyce Carol Thomas

The Blacker the Berry PDF by Joyce Carol Thomas

The Blacker the Berry

Black is dazzling and distinctive, like toasted wheat berry bread snowberries in the fall rich, red cranberries and the bronzed last leaves of summer In this lyrical and luminous poetry collection, Coretta Scott King honorees Joyce Carol Thomas and Floyd Cooper celebrate these many shades of black beautifully.Included in Brightly.com s 2017 list of recommended diverse Black is dazzling and distinctive, like toasted wheat berry bread snowberries in the fall rich, red cranberries and the bronzed last leaves of summer In this lyrical and luminous poetry collection, Coretta Scott King honorees Joyce Carol Thomas and Floyd Cooper celebrate these many shades of black beautifully.Included in Brightly.com s 2017 list of recommended diverse poetry picture books for kids Highly recommended for home and school libraries, commented Brightly s Charnaie Gordon Each melodic poem eloquently conveys the beauty of different skin tones and complexions There are also themes of family, traditions, feelings, self love, and acceptance echoed throughout this book We are color struck The way an artist strikesHis canvas with his brush of many huesLook closely at these mirrorsthese palettes of skinEach color is richin its own right

Title : The Blacker the Berry
Author :  Joyce Carol Thomas
Language : English
Isbn : 0060253754
Format : Hardcover
Pages : 32 pages

Rating: 4.1

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