Keep climbing, girls /

The only way to make a bid for a girl's equality is to climb right up to the toppermost bough of the very tallest tree. The dynamic ode to girl power was written by noted Afro-American actor, poet, and playwright Beah E. Richards. First published in 1951, her poem is given new life in this edit...

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Author / Creator:Richards, Beah E.
Edition:1st Simon & Schuster ed.
Imprint:New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2006.
Description:1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Language:English
Subject:Girls -- Juvenile poetry.
Conduct of life -- Juvenile poetry.
Children's poetry, American.
Poetry.
Children's poetry, American.
Conduct of life.
Girls.
Girls -- Poetry.
Children's poetry.
Conduct of life -- Poetry.
American poetry.
American Library Association Amelia Bloomer Project -- 2007.
Juvenile works.
Poetry.
Poetry.
Dust jackets (Bindings) -- 2006.
Format: E-Resource Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/12392088
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Other authors / contributors:Christie, R. Gregory, 1971- illustrator.
Hamilton, Lisa Gay, 1964- writer of introduction.
ISBN:9781416902645
1416902643
141565638X
9781415656389
Summary:The only way to make a bid for a girl's equality is to climb right up to the toppermost bough of the very tallest tree. The dynamic ode to girl power was written by noted Afro-American actor, poet, and playwright Beah E. Richards. First published in 1951, her poem is given new life in this edition that includes an introduction by LisaGay Hamilton and stunning illustrations by R. Gregory Christie. With its inspirational messsage, this book will empower children with the realization that "the path of life goes up and up/not down!"
Study Program Information:Reading Counts RC K-2 4.8 1.0 40395.
Accelerated Reader AR LG 3.6 0.5 104179.
Accelerated Reader Grades K-4 3.6 0.5 SD Quiz 104179 English fiction.
Awards:American Library Association Amelia Bloomer Project (2007)
Standard no.:9781416902645

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