On Writing for Children and other People

By Julius Lester
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On Writing for Children and other People

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Renowned children’s book author Julius Lester reflects on his childhood and the experiences that shaped his journey to becoming a writer. Lester explores his German and African-American roots as well as his conversion to Judaism. He also discusses his work, including his Newbery Honor-winning book, To Be a Slave, and his retellings of folktales. Black-and-white photos.
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Mature Young Adults Plus (Grades 11 & Up)

Mature Young Adults Plus

Mature Young Adults Plus (Grades 11 & Up)

For Grades 11 & Up

Filled with stimulating nonfiction and can't-put-it-down fiction, this category is perfect for bridging the gap between young adult and adult reading. Take note: these 14 selections often contain mature situations and language that could be considered controversial.

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Diversity, Fiction, Mature Readers, LGBTQ+, Novels, Realistic Fiction

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