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Sulwe  Cover Image Book Book

Sulwe / written by Lupita Nyong'o ; illustrated by Vashti Harrison.

Nyong'o, Lupita. (Author). Harrison, Vashti, (illustrator.).


When five-year-old Sulwe's classmates make fun of her dark skin, she tries lightening herself to no avail, but her encounter with a shooting star helps her understand there is beauty in every shade.

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  • ISBN: 9781534425361
  • ISBN: 1534425365
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 30 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, [2019]
Subject: Self-acceptance > Juvenile fiction.
Blacks > Kenya > Juvenile fiction.
Kenya > Juvenile fiction.
Stars > Juvenile fiction.
Self-acceptance > Fiction.
Blacks > Kenya > Fiction.
Kenya > Fiction.
Stars > Fiction.
JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance.
JUVENILE FICTION / People & Places / United States / African American.
JUVENILE FICTION / Family / General (see also headings under Social Themes).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Algansee Branch J E NYO (Text) 35402423958898 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Coldwater Branch J E NYO (Text) 35401425139804 Juvenile Picture Book Available -

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