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Virginia Hamilton : Speeches, Essays, and Conversations (Paperback)

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Virginia Hamilton (1936-2002) changed children's literature for generations of readers, bringing a Faulknerian style of sophisticated and cutting-edge writing to the world of books for young readers. Hamilton was awarded the Newbery Medal, three Newbery Honors, the National Book Award, the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award, the Hans Christian Andersen Medal, and many more. Readers will be enlightened by Hamilton's engaging, powerful, and witty perspective on African American literature as well as her own experiences as a writer and an American.

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Publisher Blue Sky Pr
Mfg Part# 9780439271936
SKU 211587405
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0439271932
Release Date 2/1/2010
Product Attributes
Book Format Hardcover
Minimum Age 12
Number of Pages 0368
Publisher Blue Sky Press (AZ)
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