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The book itch : freedom, truth, & Harlem's greatest bookstore

Nelson, Vaunda Micheaux.

Minneapolis : Carolrhoda Books, [2015]

1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 28 cm.

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.

Reading Level: 5.0

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1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

978-0-7613-3943-4

LC Call No:

PZ7.N43773 Boo 2015

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Nelson, Vaunda Micheaux.

Title:

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

Publisher:

Minneapolis : Carolrhoda Books, [2015]

Physical:

1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 28 cm.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references.

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, September 2015

Citation/Refs:

Booklist starred, October 2015

Citation/Refs:

Publisher's Weekly, September 2015

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Starred, September 2015

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book, November 2015

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.

Target Audience:

5.0.

Target Audience:

3-6 Follett School Solutions.

Awards Note:

Coretta Scott King Award, 2016

Subject:

Michaux, Lewis H.,--1885-1976--Fiction.

Subject:

National Memorial African Bookstore--Fiction.

Subject:

African Americans--New York (N.Y.)--Fiction.

AE:PersName:

Christie, R. Gregory, 1971-, ill.

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