From the canefileds of the ante-bellum South, the villages of the Caribbean islands, and the streets of contemporary inner cities, here are more than one hundred tales from an "incredibly rich and affirmative storytelling tradition" (Choice).Full of life, wisdom, and humor, these tales range from the earthy comedy of tricksters to stories explaining how the world was created and got to be the way it is, to moral fables that tell of encounters between masters and slaves. They includes stories set down in travelers' reports and plantation journals from the early nineteenth century, tales gathered by collectors such as Joel Chandler Harris and Zora Neale Hurston, and narratives tape-recorded by Roger Abrahams himself during extensive expeditions throughout the American South and the Caribbean.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 1/9/1999Pages: 352Reading Level: Age 9 and Up
Barbie Holiday African-American Doll Get The Barbie Look. Step into the fashionable world of Barbie with these sophisticated, current dolls, fashions and accessories. Product Measures: 6.5" x 2.38" x 12.75" Recommended Ages: 3-8 years
Here, ideal for African-American History Month, is a stunningly beautiful book consisting of portraits-in pictures and words-of twenty outstanding African-Americans. The individuals range from historical to contemporary figures, such as the dancer Judith Jamison, and represent diverse fields of endeavor, from the law (Supreme Court justice Thurgood Marshall) to athletics, science, and more. For each individual, there is a three-page biography by the noted author Tonya Bolden and a striking black-and-white portrait that captures not only the subject's likeness but is a work of art in itself. A book to inspire, to teach, or to display, with its large trim size and striking design, it is as handsome as it is important. Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 12/29/2005Pages: 96Reading Level: Age 8 and Up
Barbie Careers Nurse African-American Doll Explore new careers with the Barbie Career dolls! From medicine to professional sports to creative arts, these focused females open up possibilities. Wearing iconic outfits with the perfect accessories, they are not only dressed to impress but ready to get the job done! Choose from a nurse, an ice skater and a cookie chef. Each sold separately, subject to availability Product Features Girls will love exploring careers with Barbie!Featuring iconic outfits with the perfect accessoriesBarbie is dressed to impress and ready to get the job doneIncludes Barbie doll and career-themed accessoriesCollect all your favorite Barbie Career dollsRecommended Ages: 3-10 YearsProduct Measures: 5 x2.375 x12.75
Barbie Printastic Hair African-American Doll Barbie Printastic Hair African-American Doll: Barbie doll gets a totally awesome decorated 'do with a series of totally cute hair tattoos girls can apply to her already fabulous long blonde locks. Seat her in the salon chair, and decide which of the many design options makes the perfect statement. The set comes with 13 design strips! Then simply clip a strip to Barbie doll's hair, wet the hair with the included spray bottle and use the realistic (no heat!) flat-iron tool to swipe and transfer the decals to Barbie doll's hair. The swiping iron tool makes it easy. Then style the decorated locks to create even more fabulous looks. Add stars, hearts, flowers or graphics. The hair tattoos stay in place, even with brushing! Accessories like a comb, barrettes and a clip let girls twist, braid and hold to create a nearly endless variety of glamorous hairstyles. When complete, Barbie doll can admire her new look with the tiny heart-shaped hand mirror. Too much? Too little? Wash it out, and start all over! Includes Barbie doll dressed for a day at the salon, colorful decals, special spray, comb, clip barrettes, heart-shaped mirror, flat iron and stylist's chair. Doll cannot stand alone. Ages 5 and older. Product Features Girls will love giving Barbie doll a decorated 'do with hair tattoos!Simply clip, spray, swipe and style to design Barbie doll's long, fabulous hair13 design strips to choose from!Barbie doll looks fab in a colorful fashion and strappy shoesDoll also comes with styling accessories, like a salon chair, comb and hair clipsRecommended Ages: 3-10 YearsProduct Measures: 10 x2.5 x12.75
Barbie Iron-On Style African-American Doll Barbie Iron-On Style African-American Doll: Once again, Barbie doll proves fashion is all about fun - and it's even more fun when you're the designer The Barbie Iron-On Style doll comes with the fashions and tools girls can use to create their own printed t-shirts. The more than 32 pieces include multiple fashions and decal sheets along with a no-heat ?iron,? a dress form to iron on and a hip-looking Barbie doll. Select any of the fashions - tops, skirts and even a ?denim? vest is included - then choose the perfect decal. Put the item on the dress form, place the decal on the clothing, then rub with the ?iron? to complete the transfer and permanently apply! It's so easy! Girls will love creating looks that are totally their own. With three tops, two skirts, one jacket and more than 30 decals, girls can mix and match styles, colors and fun! Includes Barbie doll, iron, dress form, three decal sheets, three tops, two skirts, one vest, one pair of shoes and a fab necklace. Doll cannot stand alone. Ages 5 and older. Product Features Girls become the designer with a few simple steps and a few simple tools!Create printed t-shirts and fashions for Barbie dollSelect a decal and apply it to the garment with the no-heat ironChoose from a variety of decals (more than 30!) and fashionsIncludes doll, fashions, decals, iron, garment board and accessoriesRecommended Ages: 5-12 YearsProduct Measures: 10 x2.5 x12.75
Entrepreneur African-American DollBarbie doll is ready to make a bold business move and strike out on her own to achieve her career dreams! Entering the entrepreneurial world, this independent professional is ready for the next big pitch. Barbie Entrepreneur doll wears a sophisticated dress in signature pink that features modern color blocking and a sleek silhouette. Her ?smartphone,? tablet and briefcase are always by her side. And luxe details, like a glam necklace, cool clutch and elegant hairstyle, add professional style statements for a smart, stylish professional. Includes Barbie doll wearing career fashion and accessories, clutch, briefcase, tablet and smartphone. Doll cannot stand alone. Ages 3 and older.Features:Barbie doll is ready to make a bold business move and strike out on her own to achieve her career dreams!Her smartphone, tablet and briefcase are the tools of her trade and always by her side!Ready for the next big pitch, Barbie Entrepreneur doll wears a sophisticated dressWearing her signature pink that features modern color blocking and a sleek silhouetteLuxe details, like a glam necklace, cool clutch and elegant hairstyle, are smart, professional touchesRecommended Ages: 3-10 yearsProduct Measures: 5" x 2.37" x 12.75
African-American Doll and Fashion GiftsetWhether Barbie doll is dressing up for a special occasion or dressing down for a weekend of fun, she always does it with style. This doll comes with fun fashions to mix and match for a variety of looks. Glam it up in the ruffled dress or pair an on-trend top with an of-the-moment bottom. Three pairs of strappy shoes offer the finishing touch for a perfect look. A stylish bag and statement necklace add even more fashionista fun! Includes doll, fashions, shoes and accessories. Doll cannot stand alone. Ages 3 and older.Features:Barbie doll is always on-trend and always in style no matter what the occasion!Set includes four fun fashions - from casual to dressy - to mix and match!Accessories include three pairs of shoes, a stylish bag and a statement necklaceGlam it up in the ruffled dress or pair an on-trend top with an of-the-moment bottomA great gift that any girl is sure to loveRecommended Ages: 3-10 yearsProduct Measures: 10" x 2.25" x 12.75
Sparkle Studio African-American DollAdd sparkle to your world! With the awesome Sparkle Studio doll, girls can glitter and glam up Barbie doll?s wardrobe to make it really sparkle! Building on a fabulously fun fashion trend, the set comes with the tools to allow easy customization in three simple steps. First, choose one of the five included fashions and an adhesive design. Then place the fashion on the dress form and apply the adhesive design using the burnishing tool to rub the design onto the fashion. Finally, remove the plastic cover paper and use one of two refillable glitter pens to cover the design in pink or silver glitter. Swipe away the excess with the brush and voila! Barbie doll has a new spectacular fashion in which to shine - literally! Girls will love the ease with which they can add sparkle to their own style! The look comes out amazing every time! Includes doll wearing dress and shoes, two shirts, two skirts, one burnishing too, one brush with bristles, three patterned adhesive sheets with multiple patters, two glitter pens (silver and pink), and one dress form. Features:With the awesome Sparkle Studio doll, girls can glitter and glam up Barbie doll?s wardrobe to make it really sparkle!The set comes with the tools to allow easy customization in three simple stepsChoose a design and a fashion - one dress, two tops and two skirts are included!Using the burnishing too to rub, apply the design to the fashion and remove the adhesive paper - the set comes with three patterned adhesive papers! Remove the plastic cover paper, and use one of the two refillable glitter pens to cover the design with pink or silver glitterRecommended Ages: 5-12 yearsProduct Measures: 10" x 2.38" x 12.75
Endless Curls African-American DollMakeup Barbie like never before - girls can curl her entire head of long, luxe hair! With three different types of no-heat curling tools (two irons and a set of traditional rollers) offer different curled looks and endless styling possibilities. Style even more with the two barrettes and included hairbands (with label art!). Then use the tools or included signature-style brush to straighten hair and start all over - just like in real life. Barbie doll's totally on-trend dress features a pink and black bodice and full pink skirt with glittery detail. Amazing black heels feature a unique cutout effect. Girls will love styling this Barbie doll for all sorts of occasions - the curling opportunities are endless. Curly, wavy or straight - how would YOU do it? Includes Barbie doll dressed in fashion, two no-heat curling iron tools, four no-heat rollers, one brush, two barrettes and three rubber bands with label art. Doll cannot stand alone. Ages 5 and older.Features:Let the possibilities go to your head with this Barbie doll!Her luxe, long hair is designed to be curled, straightened and curled again for endless styling possibilitiesTwo no-heat curling tools and four no-heat curlers allow girls to curl Barbie doll?s entire head of hair - for the first time ever!Additional styling accessories include a brush, two barrettes and label-art rubber bandsBarbie doll wears an on-trend pink and black party dress with glittering detail and amazing black cutout shoesRecommended Ages: 3-10 yearsProduct Measures: 10" x 2.5" x 12.75
Baby Alive Bouncin' Babbles DollYour little one can feel like a real mommy as she plays with her Bouncin' Babbles doll! This little girl loves to bounce, and when your daughter holds her hands, the doll will bounce up and down just like an excited little girl! It's going to be.a bouncy, gabby good time with the Bouncin' Babbles doll! Baby Alive and all related characters are trademarks of Hasbro.-Bouncin' Babbles doll loves to bounce-Doll bounces when your little one holds her hands-Doll comes with instructions
In a world that judges your child's worth and beauty on the external, this book teaches children that beauty starts from within and flows outward.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 4/1/1997Pages: 24Reading Level: Age 5 and Up
This adorable Doll Family makes a perfect gift for any young girl who enjoys playing with dollhouses. The family is made up of a mom, a dad, a son, a daughter, a baby and two grandparents.Product Measures: 4" H DollsRecommended Ages: 3 years & up
JC Toys La Newborn African American- Real Girl This 14" La Newborn doll is available as anatomically correct boys and girls. They come with their own real life diaper and hospital bracelet, making them look like real life newborns.
Get Ready Kids African American Doll - Girl16" full vinyl body dolls with rooted hair have poseable head and limbs and can stand upright! Dolls come with machine washable everyday clothes Features:Poseable head and limbes.16" size, full vinyl body.Rooted hair.Everyday clothes.No blink eyes.
Get Ready Kids African American Doll - Boy16" full vinyl body dolls with rooted hair have poseable head and limbs and can stand upright! Dolls come with machine washable everyday clothes Features:Poseable head and limbes.16" size, full vinyl body.Rooted hair.Everyday clothes.No blink eyes.
What do all these people have in common: the first man to die in the American Revolution, a onetime chief of the Crow Nation, the inventors of peanut butter and the portable X-ray machine, and the first person to make a wooden clock in this country? They were all great African Americans. For parents and teachers interested in fostering cultural awareness among children of all races, this book includes more than 70 hands-on activities, songs, and games that teach kids about the people, experiences, and events that shaped African American history. This expanded edition contains new material throughout, including additional information and biographies. Children will have fun designing an African mask, making a medallion like those worn by early abolitionists, playing the rhyming game "Juba," inventing Brer Rabbit riddles, and creating a unity cup for Kwanzaa. Along the way they will learn about inspiring African American artists, inventors, and heroes like Harriet Tubman, Benjamin Banneker, Rosa Parks, Langston Hughes, and Louis Armstrong, to name a few.Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 6/1/2007Pages: 256Reading Level: Age 7 and Up
Barbie Careers Cookie Chef African-American Doll Barbie Careers Cookie Chef African-American Doll: Explore new careers with the Barbie Career dolls! From medicine to professional sports to creative arts, these focused females open up possibilities. Wearing iconic outfits with the perfect accessories, they are not only dressed to impress but ready to get the job done! Choose from a nurse, an ice skater and a cookie chef. Each sold separately, collect all your favorite Barbie Career dolls! Product Features Girls will love exploring careers with BarbieFeaturing iconic outfits with the perfect accessoriesBarbie is dressed to impress and ready to get the job doneIncludes Barbie doll and career-themed accessoriesCollect all your favorite Barbie Career dollsRecommended Ages: 3-10 YearsProduct Measures: 4.5" x2.385" x12.75
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