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|Statement||by a Fabian research group. [London, Fabian Pub. in conjunction with V. Gollancz, 1945]|
|Series||Research series (Fabian Society (Great Britain)) -- no. 104., Fabian research series -- no. 104.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||21|
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Summary: This book gives a first hand account of a little girl who works everyday side by side with her siblings and parents in a cotton field. It is eye opening that so many children work in these types of conditions with minimum education, food, minimum wage, and without a choice to do anything else/5.
This child's view of the long day's work in the cotton fields, simply expressed in a poet's resonant language, a working policy book a fresh and stirring look at migrant family life.
"With its restrained poetic text and impressionist paintings, this is a picture book for older readers, too."--Booklist4/5(10). Cotton: a working policy. [Fabian Society (Great Britain)] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library.
Create Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n library. A hot, arduous and typical day in the life of a family of migrant cotton pickers is the subject of Williams's striking first picture book. Shelan describes how her parents, brothers and sisters. Working Cottonis based on poems from The Peacock Poems, a National Book Award nominee, and his her first book for children.
Carole Byard () was Cotton 4/5(9). Working Cotton is based on poems from The Peacock Poems, a National Book Award nominee, and his her first book for children. Carole Byard () was an artist and illustrator whose books for children twice won the Coretta Scott King s: With its restrained poetic text and impressionist paintings, this is a picture book for older readers, too." — Booklist SAVE TO LIST Other Books You Might Like.
Book Overview This child's view of the long day's work in the cotton fields, simply expressed in a poet's resonant language, is a fresh and stirring look at migrant family life.
"With its restrained poetic text and impressionist paintings, this is a picture book for older readers, too." Working Cotton by Sherley Anne Williams and Carole Byard.
Sherlan, the next-to-the-youngest daughter in an African-American family, describes read more. Sherlan, the next-to-the-youngest daughter in an African-American family, describes a typical day working in the fields with her parents and three sisters.
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This child’s view of the long day’s work in the cotton fields, simply expressed in a poet’s resonant language, is a fresh and stirring look at migrant family life. “With its restrained poetic text and impressionist paintings, this is a picture book for older readers, too.”—Booklist.
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