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The Resource Here in Harlem : poems in many voices, written by Walter Dean Myers

Here in Harlem : poems in many voices, written by Walter Dean Myers

Label
Here in Harlem : poems in many voices
Title
Here in Harlem
Title remainder
poems in many voices
Statement of responsibility
written by Walter Dean Myers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Acclaimed writer Walter Dean Myers celebrates the people of Harlem with these powerful and soulful first-person poems in the voices of the residents who make up the legendary neighborhood: basketball players, teachers, mail carriers, jazz artists, maids, veterans, nannies, students, and more. Exhilarating and electric, these poems capture the energy and resilience of a neighborhood and a people
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2005
  • Claudia Lewis Award, 2005.
  • Lee Bennett Hopkins Poetry Award (Pennsylvania Center for the Book), 2005.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2005
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
131195
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-2014
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Myers, Walter Dean
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
NP
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
Reading level
5.9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Young adult poetry, American
  • African Americans
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
  • American poetry
  • Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
poems in many voices
Label
Here in Harlem : poems in many voices, written by Walter Dean Myers
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
504360
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 88 pages
Isbn
9780823418534
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2003067605
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780823418534
  • (Sirsi) ADQ-9925
Label
Here in Harlem : poems in many voices, written by Walter Dean Myers
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
504360
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 88 pages
Isbn
9780823418534
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2003067605
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780823418534
  • (Sirsi) ADQ-9925

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