African American Women Writers by Brenda Wilkinson


African American Women Writers by Brenda Wilkinson

Meet the black women writers who Lived Their Dreams-from the early years to modern times Margaret Walker Alexander Maya Angelou Toni Cade Bambara Gwendolyn Brooks Octavia Butler Lucille Clifton Alice Moore Dunbar-Nelson Jessie Redmon Fauset Nikki Giovanni Lorraine Hansberry Frances E. W. Harper Zora Neale Hurston Harriet Jacobs Audre Lord Paule Marshall Terry McMillan Toni Morrison Ann Petry Ntozake Shange Sojourner Truth Alice Walker Ida B. Wells-Barnett Dorothy West Phillis Wheatley

About the Author

BRENDA WILKINSON is a recipient of a School Library Journal Best Children's Book Award, an American Library Association Best Books for Young Adults Award, and a New York Times Book Review Outstanding Children's Book of the Year Award. JIM HASKINS has written more than one hundred nonfiction books for young readers, including Diary of a Harlem School Teacher; his collaboration with Rosa Parks on her autobiography, Rosa Parks: My Story; The Harlem Renaissance; and Black Eagles: African Americans in Aviation. He is Professor of English at the University of Florida, Gainesville, and the winner of numerous awards, including the Washington Post Children's Book Guild Award for the body of his work, the Carter G. Woodson Award, and the Coretta Scott King Book Award.

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176 pages


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Publication date

5th December 2011



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