Maritcha: A Nineteenth-Century American Girl
by Tonya Bolden
Publication Date: Mar 17, 2015
List Price: $9.95
Format: Paperback, 56 pages
Target Age Group: Early Reader
Imprint: Abrams Books
Parent Company: La Martinière Groupe
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This Coretta Scott King Honor Book provides a much-needed window into a little-documented time in black history. The poignant story, based on the memoir of Maritcha R mond Lyons, shows what it was like to be a black child born free and living in New York City in the mid-1800s.
- Juvenile Nonfiction / Biography & Autobiography / Women
- Juvenile Nonfiction / History / United States / 19Th Century
- Juvenile Nonfiction / People & Places / United States / African American
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