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6 edition of Jake and Honeybunch Go to Heaven found in the catalog.

Jake and Honeybunch Go to Heaven

by Margot Zemach

  • 389 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7423772M
ISBN 100374437149
ISBN 109780374437145

God in picture books. A Boot Fell From Heaven by Bluitgen, Kare. And God Created Squash by Martha Whitmore Hickmans shows a delightfully friendly God. Arrow to the Sun by Gerald McDermott; Bagels from Benny by Aubrey Davis, illustrated by Dusan Petricic. Jake and Honeybunch Go to Heaven by Margot Zemach. Description: American Libraries, the flagship magazine of the American Library Association, is published bimonthly, six times a year, with four quarterly digital supplements, by the American Library magazine is sent to s individuals and organizations worldwide. ALA members receive American Libraries as a perquisite of membership.

  “Marilyn Nelson has long distinguished herself as a poet for adults. Marilyn met editor Stephen Roxburgh while he was defending a picture book by Margot Zemach, Jake and Honeybunch Go to Heaven, against charges of racism. Later Roxburgh convinced Nelson that she should also attempt to write for a young audience.   In the night kitchen (Maurice Sendak) -- Invisible man (Ralph Ellison) -- Jake and Honeybunch go to heaven (Margot Zemach) -- James and the giant peach (Roald Dahl) -- Jaws (Peter Benchley) -- Junky (William S. Burroughs) -- King & King (Linda de Haan and Stern Nijland) -- Kingsblood royal (Sinclair Lewis) -- Last exit to Brooklyn (Hubert Selby Pages:

Vol. 68, No. 2, Spring, Book Reviews. Slavery and Social Death by Orlando Patterson. Jake and Honeybunch Go to Heaven by Margot Zemach. Jake and Honeybunch Go to Heaven by Margot Zemach (pp. ) Review by: Henry Hankerson DOI: /   see jake and honeybunch go to heaven, the snowy day, the sign of the beaver, the absolutely true diary of a part-time indian, to kill a mockingbird, little black sambo Author: Roger Sutton.


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Jake and Honeybunch Go to Heaven book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A dazzling adaptation of black folklore. Zemach's /5(4). Jake and Honeybunch Go to Heaven Paperback – September 1, byCited by: 4.

Jake and Honeybunch Go to Heaven Hardcover – June 1, by Margot Zemach (Author)5/5(2). The rest of the book finds Jake squeezing through the Pearly Gates into a jiving, frying-and-feasting musical-comedy Heaven; irking God with some aerial acrobatics (he's grabbed two left wings); then redeeming himself by catching his ""crazy mule""; and, with the now-docile Honeybunch, being given the job of hanging out the moon and putting out the stars.

Buy a cheap copy of Jake and Honeybunch Go to Heaven book by Margot Zemach. The exuberance of a man and his mule newly arrived in heaven causes so much furor that God gives them one last chance before He throws them out. Jake and Honeybunch Go to Heaven Margot Zemach, Author, Margot Zemach, Illustrator Farrar Straus Giroux $ (40p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

Jake and Honeybunch Go to Heaven by Margot Zemach. Farrar, Straus and Giroux BYR. Paperback. POOR. Noticeably used book. Heavy wear to cover. Pages contain marginal notes, underlining, and or highlighting. Possible ex library copy, with all the markings/stickers of that library.

Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, and dust jackets may not be. Jake and Honeybunch go to heaven. [Margot Zemach; Juvenile Collection (Library of Congress)] -- The exuberance of a man and his mule newly arrived in heaven causes so much furor that God gives them one last chance before He throws them out.

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Jake and Honeybunch Go To Heaven by Margot Zemach is a page children's book. It contains pastel, Chagall-like drawings. And it's one of the most controversial and censored books in the nation. One of two picture-books about an African-American heaven that I have read recently - the other one was Margot Zemach's controversial Jake and Honeybunch Go to Heaven - prompted by Betsy Hearne's article, Nobody Knows (available in the September/October issue of the Horn Book Magazine, devoted to the theme of "Trouble"), What a Truly Cool World is one of those books that I really want 4/5.

Jake and Honeybunch go to Heaven. New York: FSG, (). Stated First Edition. Square 4to. Fine / Near Fine. Turquoise cloth, would be fine but there is a damp stain and puckering to rear endpapers; in color pictorial dust jacket which is slightly worn.

Themes and ideas taking from African-American folklore, imaginatively illustrated in color Rating: % positive. Interview with Dav Pilkey. What is your favorite book. I have lots of favorite books. Some of them are: the George and Martha books by James Marshall; the Stupids books and the Miss Nelson books by Harry Allard and James Marshall; the Frog and Toad books by Arnold Lobel; Jake and Honeybunch go to Heaven by Margot Zemach; Hop on Pop by Dr.

Seuss; and The Animal Family by Randall Jarrell. The treatment of race in picture books for young children. Jake and Honeybunch Go to Heaven.

New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux Google Scholar; The treatment of race in picture books for young children. Book Research Quarterly 2, 30–41 ().

https Cited by: 8. The book is " Jake and Honeybunch Go to Heaven" by Margot Zemach, an author whose many awards include the American Library Association's Caldecott Medal for the most distinguished American. Controversy surrounds Margot Zemach's book, Jake and Honeybunch Go to Heaven, a traditional tale with a "green pastures" depiction of heaven and African American characters.

The New York Times Book Review found literary merit in the story. The librarians--from Chicago, San Francisco, and Milwaukee--decided last fall not to purchase for their general collections Margot Zemach's Jake and Honeybunch Go to Heaven, the story of a black Author: Anne Bridgman.

This particular book, “Jake and Honeybunch Go to Heaven,” is a book by an author of considerable reputation. The book itself is listed by The New York Times as one of the ten best children’s. The Little Red Hen: An Old Story Margot Zemach, Author Puffin Books $ (32p) ISBN More By and About This Author Jake and Honeybunch Go to Heaven.

To the Editor: Your Jan. 21 news article about the refusal of some library systems to put Margot Zemach's ''Jake and Honeybunch Go to Heaven'' on. If you have a moment, view the Slate online magazine slide show on the history of American children's book illustrations, based on Timothy G.

Young's book, Drawn To slide show does mention African American illustrators and books, including the book, Jake and Honeybunch Go to Heaven by Margot Zemach. Thanks to the blog Scope Notes for the lead!Jake and Honeybunch go to heaven;The three wishes: an old story;The three little pigs: an old story;Some from the moon, some from the sun: poems and songs for everyone, traditional poems and songs Written by Harve Zemach.

Margot Zemach illustrated picture books written by her husband as Harve Zemach.Jake and Honeybunch go to Heaven was given the heave-ho as of possible sacrilegious content.

the title characters are a mule-drawn truck driver (a black man) and his ever-lovin" draft animal.