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Five famous writers

by Lynda Jones

  • 236 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Scholastic in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Wright, Richard, 1908-1960 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Brooks, Gwendolyn, 1917- -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Hamilton, Virginia, 1936-2002 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Myers, Walter Dean, 1937- -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967.,
  • Wright, Richard, 1908-1960.,
  • Brooks, Gwendolyn, 1917-,
  • Hamilton, Virginia, 1936-2002.,
  • Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-,
  • African American authors -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Authors, American.,
  • African Americans -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Lynda Jones ; illustrations by Ron Garnett
    GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
    SeriesGreat Black heroes, Hello reader!
    ContributionsGarnett, Ron, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS153.N5 J67 2001
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48 p. :
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6781529M
    ISBN 100590480359
    LC Control Number00029169
    OCLC/WorldCa43985706

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