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

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

Label
The book itch : freedom, truth, and Harlem's greatest bookstore
Title
The book itch
Title remainder
freedom, truth, and Harlem's greatest bookstore
Statement of responsibility
by Vaunda Micheaux Nelson ; illustrated by R. Gregory Christie
Title variation
book itch
Title variation remainder
freedom, truth, and Harlems greatest bookstore
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
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
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Character
Illustration
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2016
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10462983
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nelson, Vaunda Micheaux
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 630L
  • Decoding demand: 72 (high)
  • Semantic demand: 85 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 86 (very high)
  • Structure demand: 88 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
LG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 630
  • 630
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 4
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
3.3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Christie, R. Gregory
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Michaux, Lewis H
  • Michaux, Lewis H
  • National Memorial African Bookstore
  • National Memorial African Bookstore
  • Bookstores
  • African Americans
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
primary
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
freedom, truth, and Harlem's greatest bookstore
Label
The book itch : freedom, truth, and Harlem's greatest bookstore, by Vaunda Micheaux Nelson ; illustrated by R. Gregory Christie
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
1448707
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780761339434
Isbn Type
(library binding)
Lccn
2013040520
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780761339434
  • (OCoLC)865711268
Label
The book itch : freedom, truth, and Harlem's greatest bookstore, by Vaunda Micheaux Nelson ; illustrated by R. Gregory Christie
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
1448707
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780761339434
Isbn Type
(library binding)
Lccn
2013040520
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780761339434
  • (OCoLC)865711268

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