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

Author: Vaunda Micheaux Nelson; R Gregory Christie; Carolrhoda Books, Inc. (Minneapolis, Minn.),
Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Carolrhoda Books, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Coretta Scott King Award (Illustrator): Honor book
Biographical fiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Curriculum resource
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Historical
Juvenile
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Lewis H Michaux; Lewis H Michaux; Lewis H Michaux; Lewis H Michaux
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Vaunda Micheaux Nelson; R Gregory Christie; Carolrhoda Books, Inc. (Minneapolis, Minn.),
ISBN: 9780761339434 0761339434 9781518211195 1518211194
OCLC Number: 865711268
Awards: Coretta Scott King Honor, Illustrator, 2016
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Responsibility: Vaunda Micheaux Nelson ; illustrated by R. Gregory Christie.

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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.

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