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The Resource One Last Word

One Last Word

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One Last Word
Title
One Last Word
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Summary
"One Last Word is the work of a master poet." —Kwame Alexander, Newbery Medal-winning author of The CrossoverFrom the New York Times bestselling and Coretta Scott King award-winning author Nikki Grimes comes an emotional, special new collection of poetry inspired by the Harlem Renaissance—paired with full-color, original art from today's most exciting African-American illustrators.Inspired by the writers of the Harlem Renaissance, bestselling author Nikki Grimes uses "The Golden Shovel" poetic method to create wholly original poems based on the works of master poets like Langston Hughes, Georgia Douglas Johnson, Jean Toomer, and others who enriched history during this era. Each poem is paired with one-of-a-kind art from today's most exciting African American illustrators—including Pat Cummings, Brian Pinkney, Sean Qualls, James Ransome, Javaka Steptoe, and many more—to create an emotional and thought-provoking book with timely themes for today's readers. A foreword, an introduction to the history of the Harlem Renaissance, author's note, poet biographies, and index makes this not only a book to cherish, but a wonderful resource and reference as well.A 2017 New York Public Library Best Kids Book of the YearA Kirkus Reviews Best Book of 2017, Middle GradeA School Library Journal Best Book of 2017, Nonfiction
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Grimes, Nikki
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dictionaries
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  • Juvenile Fiction
  • Juvenile Literature
  • Poetry
  • Historical Fiction
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One Last Word
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Publication
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OVERDRIVE:171f0c1c-7c75-4465-8de8-7e6af74ea4c5
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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Isbn
9781619635555
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
One Last Word
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:171f0c1c-7c75-4465-8de8-7e6af74ea4c5
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781619635555
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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