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The Resource Black boy joy, edited by Kwame Mbalia ; stories by: B.B. Alston [and 16 others]

Black boy joy, edited by Kwame Mbalia ; stories by: B.B. Alston [and 16 others]

Label
Black boy joy
Title
Black boy joy
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kwame Mbalia ; stories by: B.B. Alston [and 16 others]
Title variation
Black boy joy
Title variation remainder
17 stories celebrating Black boyhood
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From seventeen acclaimed Black male and nonbinary authors comes a vibrant collection of stories, comics, and poems about the power of joy and the wonders of Black boyhood
Tone
Writing style
Character
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11003602
Cataloging source
YDX
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
short stories
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 7
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Mbalia, Kwame
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American boys
  • African Americans
  • Boys
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
17 stories celebrating Black boyhood
Label
Black boy joy, edited by Kwame Mbalia ; stories by: B.B. Alston [and 16 others]
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The griot of Grover Street: part one / by Kwame Mbalia -- There's going to be a fight in the cafeteria on Friday and you better not bring Batman / by Lamar Giles -- "The McCoy game" / by B. B. Alston -- The legendary Lawrence Cobbler / by Julian Winters -- First-day fly / by Jason Reynolds -- Got me a jet pack / by Don P. Hooper -- Extinct / by Dean Atta -- Epic venture / by Jay Coles -- The definition of cool / by Varian Johnson -- The griot of Grover Street: part two / by Kwame Mbalia -- Five thousand light-years to home / by Suyi Davies Okungbowa -- Coping / by Tochi Onyebuchi -- The gender reveal / by George M. Johnson -- Kassius's foolproof guide to losing the turkey bowl / by Davaun Sanders -- But also, jazz / by Julian Randall -- Our dill / by Justin A. Reynolds -- Percival and the jab / by P. Djèlí Clark -- Embracing my Black boy joy / by Jerry Craft -- The griot of Grover Street: part three / by Kwame Mbalia
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
296 pages
Isbn
9780593379943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1237807392
Label
Black boy joy, edited by Kwame Mbalia ; stories by: B.B. Alston [and 16 others]
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The griot of Grover Street: part one / by Kwame Mbalia -- There's going to be a fight in the cafeteria on Friday and you better not bring Batman / by Lamar Giles -- "The McCoy game" / by B. B. Alston -- The legendary Lawrence Cobbler / by Julian Winters -- First-day fly / by Jason Reynolds -- Got me a jet pack / by Don P. Hooper -- Extinct / by Dean Atta -- Epic venture / by Jay Coles -- The definition of cool / by Varian Johnson -- The griot of Grover Street: part two / by Kwame Mbalia -- Five thousand light-years to home / by Suyi Davies Okungbowa -- Coping / by Tochi Onyebuchi -- The gender reveal / by George M. Johnson -- Kassius's foolproof guide to losing the turkey bowl / by Davaun Sanders -- But also, jazz / by Julian Randall -- Our dill / by Justin A. Reynolds -- Percival and the jab / by P. Djèlí Clark -- Embracing my Black boy joy / by Jerry Craft -- The griot of Grover Street: part three / by Kwame Mbalia
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
296 pages
Isbn
9780593379943
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1237807392

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