Dave the Potter: Artist, Poet, Slave

By Laban Carrick Hill
Illustrators Illustrated by Bryan Collier Publisher Little, Brown Imprint Little, Brown ISBN


Awards and Honors 2011 Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award; 2011 Caldecott Honor Book; 2011 NCTE Orbis Pictus Recommended; Children's Book Committee Bank Street College of Education Children's Choices - Best Books of 2011, Special Interests, Biography; 2011 NCSS Carter G. Woodson Book Award, Elementary Honor

Dave the Potter: Artist, Poet, Slave

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Dave, a potter who lived in South Carolina in the 1800s, carved poetry onto his pots, an act of tremendous courage for a slave. Further information about Dave's life. Selected poems. Author's note. Illustrator's note. Bibliography. Web sites. Gatefold. Full-color watercolor-and-collage illustrations.
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