Carole Boston Weatherford
Publisher: Albert Whitman & Company (February 1, 2014)
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Take a stroll via Harlem's Sugar Hill and meet all of the impressive those that made this local mythical. With upbeat rhyming, read-aloud textual content, Sugar Hill celebrates the Harlem local that winning African american citizens first known as domestic in the course of the Twenties. childrens raised in Sugar Hill not just seemed as much as those achievers but in addition skilled artwork and tradition at domestic, at church, and in the neighborhood. Books, song classes, and paintings sessions increased their horizons past the slender limits of segregation. comprises short biographies of jazz greats Duke Ellington, count number Basie, Sonny Rollins, and Miles Davis; artists Aaron Douglas and religion Ringgold; entertainers Lena Horne and the Nicholas Brothers; author Zora Neale Hurston; civil rights chief W. E. B. DuBois and attorney Thurgood Marshall.