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The Resource The magic shell, written by Jillian Christmas ; illustrated by Diana G.A. Mungaray

The magic shell, written by Jillian Christmas ; illustrated by Diana G.A. Mungaray

Label
The magic shell
Title
The magic shell
Statement of responsibility
written by Jillian Christmas ; illustrated by Diana G.A. Mungaray
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pigeon Pea has a lot of questions about their family and ancestors one afternoon. Auntie entrusts them with a magic cowrie shell that whisks Pigeon Pea back in time and across oceans for a visit with their great-great-great-great-great-great grandmothers and others, including their orisha
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1983-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Christmas, Jillian
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
Text in English, with some Yoruba words throughout
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Mungaray, Diana G. A.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children, Black
  • Families, Black
  • Time travel
  • Tobagonians
  • Island Carib Indians
  • Yoruba (African people)
  • Yemonja (Yoruba deity)
  • Orishas
  • Tobago (Trinidad and Tobago)
  • Africa, West
  • JUVENILE FICTION / People & Places / Caribbean & Latin America
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Fantasy & Magic
  • JUVENILE FICTION / LGBT
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The magic shell, written by Jillian Christmas ; illustrated by Diana G.A. Mungaray
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
on1259400958
Dimensions
21 x 28 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781999156244
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1259400958
Label
The magic shell, written by Jillian Christmas ; illustrated by Diana G.A. Mungaray
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
on1259400958
Dimensions
21 x 28 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781999156244
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1259400958

Library Locations

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