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The Resource Here in Harlem

Here in Harlem

Label
Here in Harlem
Title
Here in Harlem
Statement of responsibility
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
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
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
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131195
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
811.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 6
  • 12
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Target audience
adolescent
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poems in many voices
Label
Here in Harlem
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:2042e1df-1e37-4d2b-925d-7081d72148e1
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780823424429
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Here in Harlem
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:2042e1df-1e37-4d2b-925d-7081d72148e1
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780823424429
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

    • Pasadena Public Library - Central LibraryBorrow it
      1201 Jeff Ginn Memorial Drive, Pasadena, TX, 77506, US
      29.6929282 -95.1969043
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