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Radiant Child : The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat / by Javaka Steptoe.

Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Lackawanna County Library System.

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Abington Community Library JUV 92 BASQUIA (Text) 50687011525964 Children's Area Available -
Taylor Community Library JUV 92 BASQUIA (Text) 50692010772146 Children's Area Available -
Valley Community Library JUV 92 BASQUIA (Text) 50690011105589 Childrens Area Available -
Valley Community Library JUV 92 BASQUIA (Text) 50690011145890 Children's Area Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780316213882
  • ISBN: 0316213888
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2016.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (t.p. verso.)
Summary, etc.:
Jean-Michel Basquiat and his unique, collage-style paintings rocked to fame in the 1980s as a cultural phenomenon unlike anything the art work had ever seen. But before that, he was a little boy who saw art everywhere: in poetry books and museums, in games and in the words that we speak, and in the pulsing energy of New York City. Now, award-winning illustrator Javaka Steptoe's vivid text and bold artwork echoing Basquiat's own introduce young readers to the powerful message and art doesn't always have to be neat or clean--and definitely not inside the lines--to be beautiful.
Target Audience Note:
1050L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader LG 4.7 0.5 0.5 183793
Immediate Source of Acquisition Note:
20170303.
Language Note:
Text in English.
Awards Note:
Caldecott Medal, 2017.
Coretta Scott King Award, illustrator, 2017.
Subject: Basquiat, Jean-Michel, 1960-1988 > Juvenile literature.
Basquiat, Jean-Michel, 1960-1988.
Caldecott Medal, 2017.
Artists > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Artists > United States > Biography.
Genre: Picture books.
Juvenile works.
Biography.
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