Gordon Parks: No Excuses
by Ann Parr
Publication Date: Feb 24, 2006
List Price: $16.99
Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
Target Age Group: Picture Book
Imprint: Pelican Publishing
Publisher: Pelican Publishing
Parent Company: Pelican Publishing
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A biography of the famous African-American photographer. Gordon Parks grew up in poverty in Kansas, but his mother always told him, “Don’t come home with any excuses.” His perseverance resulted in his becoming a photographer for Life magazine as well as a successful novelist, director, producer, screenwriter, and music composer.
- Juvenile Nonfiction / Biography & Autobiography / Art
- Juvenile Nonfiction / Biography & Autobiography / Cultural Heritage
- Juvenile Nonfiction / Photography
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