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The book itch : freedom, truth & Harlem's greatest bookstore / Vaunda Micheaux Nelson ; illustrated by R. Gregory Christie.

Book Book ([2015])
Description: 36 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minnesota : Carolrhoda Books, [2015]
8 of 10 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Melrose. (Show preferred library)
0 current holds with 10 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Melrose Children's Picture Books JE Nelson (Text to Phone) Available -
Everett - Shute Memorial Children's Picture Books E/Nelson (Text to Phone) Available -
Gloucester Children's Picture Books J/E/ Nelson (Picture Books) (Text to Phone) Available -
Gloucester Children's On Order On Order (Text to Phone) On order -
Marblehead Children's Biography J BIO MICHEAUX (Text to Phone) Available -
Peabody Main Children's Nonfiction Child/Biography/ Michaux (Text to Phone) Available -
Peabody West Branch Children's Picture Books Child E/Nelson (Text to Phone) Available -
Reading Children's Picture Book CHILDREN'S PICTURE BOOK NEL (Text to Phone) Available -
Salem Children's Picture Books j NELSON - PICTURE BOOK (Text to Phone) Available -
Wakefield Children's Nonfiction Children's 305.896 Nelson (Text to Phone) Checked out 03/13/2019

  • ISBN: 9780761339434 (hardcover) :
  • ISBN: 0761339434 (hardcover) :
General Note:
Coretta Scott King honor book for 2016, illustrator.
Bibliography, etc.:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary:
Relates the story of the National Memorial African Bookstore, founded in Harlem by Louis Michaux in 1939, as seen from the perspective of Louis Michaux Jr., who met famous men like Muhammad Ali and Malcolm X while helping there.
Awards:
Coretta Scott King honor book, 2015, illustrator.
Authors: Christie, R. Gregory, 1971- (illustrator.).
Citation: Nelson, Vaunda Micheaux. "The book itch : freedom, truth & Harlem's greatest bookstore." Minneapolis, Minnesota : Carolrhoda Books, 2015.

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