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Ashanti to Zulu

Written by Margaret Musgrove & illustrated by Diane Dillon and Leo Dillon
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Jul 28, 1992
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Artists Leo and Diane Dillon won their second consecutive Caldecott Medal for this stunning ABC of African culture. “Another virtuoso performance. . . . Such an astute blend of aesthetics and information is admirable, the child’s eye will be rewarded many times over.”–Booklist. ALA Notable Book; Caldecott Medal.

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Who Wrote Ashanti to Zulu

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Margaret Musgrove

Margaret Musgrove is a children’s book author and teaches at Loyola University in Maryland.

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Who Illustrated Ashanti to Zulu

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Diane Dillon

Diane Dillon is known throughout the world as one of the greatest children’s talents of our time. For 58 years she collaborated with her husband, artist Leo Dillon, until his death in 2012. They are known for their multicultural books, including a significant body of African American books, which earned them a list of awards, including two Caldecott Medals, the NAACP Image Award, numerous Coretta Scott King Awards, several Boston Globe-Horn Book Awards, and honorary doctorates.

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Leo Dillon

Leo Dillon and Diane Dillon, a husband-and-wife team, created more than 100 book and magazine covers together as well as interior artwork. The Dillons won the Caldecott Medal in 1976 and 1977 In 1978 they were the runners-up for the biennial, international Hans Christian Andersen Award for children’s illustrators, and were the U.S. nominee again in 1996.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780140546040
Publication Date:
July 28, 1992
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
76006610
WorldCat Number (OCLC):
51807515
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0140546049
Lexile® Level:
960L
ATOS® Book Level:
4.9
Accelerated Reader® Points:
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
29780
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
LG

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