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Toning the sweep / Angela Johnson.

Authors: Johnson, Angela, 1961-
Call number: jFIC JOH
Publisher: New York : Scholastic, Inc. : Orchard Books, [1994], c1993.
Publication date: [1994], c1993.
Subject: Grandmothers -- Juvenile fiction.
Families -- Juvenile fiction.
Deserts -- Juvenile fiction.
Cancer -- Juvenile fiction.
African Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
Coretta Scott King Award.
Title: Toning the sweep / Angela Johnson.
Physical description: 103 p. ; 18 cm.
Summary note: On a visit to her grandmother Ola, who is dying of cancer in her house in the desert, fourteen-year-old Emmie hears many stories about the past and her family history and comes to a better understanding of relatives both dead and living.
Awards note: (IMCPL) <U+2013> Summer Reading Program Bonus Books & Materials 2004.
Coretta Scott King Author Award, 1994
ISBN: 0531086267 (lib. bdg.) :
0590481428 (pbk.) :
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Bib No.: 311101