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Malcolm Little : the boy who grew up to become Malcolm X / Ilyasah Shabazz ; illustrated by AG Ford.

Author/creator Shabazz, Ilyasah
Other author/creatorFord, AG illustrator.
Format Book and Print
Edition1st ed.
Publication InfoNew York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, ©2013.
Description1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Subject(s)
Abstract "Malcolm X grew to be one of America's most influential figures. But first, he was a boy named Malcolm Little. Written by his daughter, this inspiring picture book biography celebrates a vision of freedom. Bolstered by the love and wisdom of his large, warm family, young Malcolm Little was a natural born leader. But when confronted with intolerance and a series of tragedies, Malcolm's optimism and faith were threatened. He had to learn how to be strong and how to hold on to his individuality. He had to learn self-reliance. Together with acclaimed illustrator AG Ford, Ilyasah Shabazz gives us a unique glimpse into the childhood of her father, Malcolm X, with a lyrical story that carries a message that resonates still today--that we must all strive to live to our highest potential."--Provided by publisher.
Interest age level 6-10.
LCCN 2011041514
ISBN9781442412163 (hbk.)
ISBN144241216X (hbk.)
ISBN9781442433045 (ebk.)
ISBN1442433043 (ebk.)

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