Her Stories: African American Folktales, Fairy Tales, and True Tales, by the author of The People Could Fly, is a collection of seventeen African-American folktales focused on strong female characters, including "Little Girl and Bruh Rabby," "Catskinella," and "Annie Christmas."
"True stories, ghost stories, folk legends, classic fairy tales, tall tales and more indicate the breadth of African American cultural traditions. Retold from a variety of sources, the stories flow smoothly in Hamilton's expertly measured prose. The full-color illustrations, one per story, are lush and detailed..." -- Publisher's Weekly
|Recommended Age||5 and up|
|Illustrator||Leo and Diane Dillon|
|Publication Date||Nov 1, 1995|
|Publisher||Blue Sky Press|
|Award Winners||Coretta Scott King Award|