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Knock Knock: My Dad's Dream for Me

Knock Knock: My Dad's Dream for Me
 

A boy wakes up one morning to find his father gone. At first, he feels lost. But his father has left him a letter filled with advice to guide him through the times he cannot be there --

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ISBN 9780316209175
Barcode 9780316209175
Published 17 December 2013 by Little, Brown Book Group
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Beaty, Daniel
Other Collier, Bryan
Availability Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9780316209175
ISBN-10 0316209171
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
Imprint Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Publication Date 17 December 2013
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Beaty, Daniel
Other Collier, Bryan
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Award Winning
Personal Family, Relationship & Social Issues
Self-Awareness & Self-Esteem
Number of Pages 40
Dimensions Width: 221mm
Height: 279mm
Spine: 13mm
Weight 476g
Interest Age 4-8 years
Reading Age 4-8 years
Library of Congress Fathers and sons, African Americans, Separation (Psychology)
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code E
Catalogue Code 462062

Description of this Book

A boy wakes up one morning to find his father gone. At first, he feels lost. But his father has left him a letter filled with advice to guide him through the times he cannot be there --

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

Awards Winner of Coretta Scott King Award (Illustrator) 2014 -- Commended for Boston Globe-Horn Book Awards (Picture Book) 2014 -- Commended for Parents Choice Awards (Fall) (2008-Up) (Picture Book) 2013 -- Commended for Cybils (Fiction Picture Book) 2014
NZ Review The desire for guidance encountering life's experiences is told from a small child's point of view with candor, as well as hope.... -- Booklist

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Author's Bio

Daniel Beaty is an award-winning writer, performer, educator, and empowerment expert. His works have been shared throughout the United States, Europe, and Africa in the area's of children's and adult literature, music, theater, film, and television. He has performed at The White House and has graced the stage of The Kennedy Center, as well as HBO and BET. His website is danielbeaty.com. Bryan Collier has illustrated more than twenty-five picture books, including the award-winning Dave the Potter and Fifty Cents and a Dream, and has received numerous awards, including three Caldecott Honors and four Coretta Scott King Awards. He lives with his wife and children in Marlboro, New York. His website is bryancollier.com.

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