Coverart for item
The Resource Here in Harlem : poems in many voices, by Walter Dean Myers

Here in Harlem : poems in many voices, by Walter Dean Myers

Label
Here in Harlem : poems in many voices
Title
Here in Harlem
Title remainder
poems in many voices
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
Storyline
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
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
131195
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
811/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
poems in many voices
Label
Here in Harlem : poems in many voices, by Walter Dean Myers
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
88 pages
Isbn
9780823418534
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2003067605
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocm54504049
  • OCoLC
Label
Here in Harlem : poems in many voices, by Walter Dean Myers
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
88 pages
Isbn
9780823418534
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2003067605
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocm54504049
  • OCoLC

Library Locations

    • Bluebonnet Regional Branch LibraryBorrow it
      9200 Bluebonnet Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA, 70810, US
      30.365310 -91.105254
    • Delmont Gardens Branch LibraryBorrow it
      3351 Lorraine St., Baton Rouge, LA, 70805, US
      30.496721 -91.156970
    • Main LibraryBorrow it
      7711 Goodwood Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA, 70806, US
      30.443886 -91.107152
    • Eden Park Branch LibraryBorrow it
      5131 Greenwell Springs Rd., Baton Rouge, LA, 70806, US
      30.464302 -91.138325
    • Greenwell Springs Road Regional Branch LibraryBorrow it
      11300 Greenwell Springs Rd., Baton Rouge, LA, 70814, US
      30.493828 -91.057497
    • Jones Creek Regional Branch LibraryBorrow it
      6222 Jones Creek Rd., Baton Rouge, LA, 70817, US
      30.396369 -91.018216
    • Pride-Chaneyville Branch LibraryBorrow it
      13600 Pride-Port Hudson Rd., Pride, LA, 70770, US
      30.708823 -91.006528
    • Scotlandville Branch LibraryBorrow it
      7373 Scenic Hwy., Baton Rouge, LA, 70807, US
      30.515300 -91.176032
    • Zachary Branch LibraryBorrow it
      1900 Church St., Zachary, LA, 70791, US
      30.653561 -91.184684
Processing Feedback ...