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Collier, Bryan

Overview
Works: 88 works in 315 publications in 3 languages and 44,359 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Biography  Picture books  Biographies  History  Fiction  Poetry  Quotations  Humorous fiction  Stories in rhyme 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Creator
Classifications: E185.97.K5, B
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Martin's big words : the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by Doreen Rappaport( Book )

30 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 4,003 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief biographical sketch of Martin Luther King, Jr., one of the greatest figures in the American civil rights movement
Rosa by Nikki Giovanni( Recording )

23 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and Korean and held by 3,836 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Rosa Parks and her courageous act of defiance
Dave the potter : artist, poet, slave by Laban Carrick Hill( Book )

10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chronicles the life of Dave, a nineteenth-century slave, and a potter, who went on to become an influential poet and artist
Trombone Shorty by Troy Andrews( Book )

9 editions published between 2015 and 2017 in English and held by 2,383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Hailing from the Tremé neighborhood in New Orleans, Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews got his nickname by wielding a trombone twice as long as he was high. A prodigy, he was leading his own band by age six, and today this Grammy-nominated artist headlines the legendary New Orleans Jazz Fest"--
Uptown by Bryan Collier( Book )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tour of the sights of Harlem, including the Metro-North Train, brownstones, shopping on 125th Street, a barber shop, summer basketball, the Boy's Choir, and sunset over the Harlem River
Knock knock : my dad's dream for me by Daniel Beaty( Book )

8 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,908 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A boy wakes up one morning to find his father gone. At first, he feels lost. But his father has left him a letter filled with advice to guide him through the times he cannot be there"--
Barack Obama : son of promise, child of hope by Nikki Grimes( Book )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and held by 1,833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When David asks his mother about the man on television, she tells him the story of Barack Obama, discussing his childhood in Hawaii and Indonesia, his parents' divorce, and his desire to help others
I, too, am America by Langston Hughes( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1,816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the popular poem by one of the central figures in the Harlem Renaissance, highlighting the courage and dignity of the African American Pullman porters in the early twentieth century
Twelve rounds to glory : the story of Muhammad Ali by Charles R Smith( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,663 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief biography in verse of boxer Muhammad Ali
Freedom river by Doreen Rappaport( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes an incident in the life of John Parker, an ex-slave who became a successful businessman in Ripley, Ohio, and who repeatedly risked his life to help other slaves escape to freedom
Visiting Langston by Willie Perdomo( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 1,382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poem to celebrate the African American poet, Langston Hughes, born on February 1, 1902
Fifty cents and a dream : young Booker T. Washington by Jabari Asim( Book )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Born into slavery, young Booker T. Washington could only dream of learning to read and write. After emancipation, Booker began a five-hundred-mile journey, mostly on foot, to Hampton Institute, taking his first of many steps towards a college degree. When he arrived, he had just fifty cents in his pocket and a dream about to come true."--Amazon.com
It's shoe time! by Mo Willems( Book )

5 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

If you choose to wear unmatched shoes, can they still be a pair?
Our children can soar : a celebration of Rosa, Barack, and the pioneers of change by Michelle Cook( Book )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in English and held by 1,007 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A poem of African American history enhanced by illustrations
City shapes by Diana Murray( Book )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 985 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A young girl walks through the bustling city, while a pigeon flies above, both spotting hidden shapes at every turn"--
Clemente! by Willie Perdomo( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2016 in English and held by 968 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A little boy named Clemente learns about his namesake, the great baseball player Roberto Clemente"--Front jacket flap
Welcome, Precious by Nikki Grimes( Book )

10 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and text welcome a new baby to some of life's delights, from "the glistening mystery of soap bubbles" to "the swish of leaves in the breeze."
John's secret dreams : the life of John Lennon by Doreen Rappaport( Book )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2016 in English and held by 915 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduces the life of John Lennon who, as a member of the Beatles and as a solo artist, sought to make the world a better and more peaceful place than the one in which he was raised
Hey Black child by Useni Eugene Perkins( Book )

7 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A lyrical, empowering poem that celebrates black children and seeks to inspire all young ones to dream big and achieve their goals"--
What's your favorite color? by Eric Carle( Book )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifteen children's book artists, including Lauren Castillo, Frann Preston-Gannon, and Melissa Sweet, share their favorite colors and explain why they love them. This personal collection will inspire readers to create favorite-color drawings and stories of their own
 
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Martin's big words : the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
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RosaDave the potter : artist, poet, slaveUptownBarack Obama : son of promise, child of hopeTwelve rounds to glory : the story of Muhammad AliFreedom riverVisiting LangstonOur children can soar : a celebration of Rosa, Barack, and the pioneers of change
Alternative Names
Bryan Collier American children's illustrator and writer

Bryan Collier Amerikaans schrijver

컬리어, 브라이언

콜리어, 브라이언

コリアー, ブライアン

ブライアン・コリアー

Languages
English (170)

Chinese (2)

Korean (2)