What Color Is My World?

The Lost History of African-American Inventors

Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem

Book - 2012
Average Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5.
What Color Is My World?
While twins Ella and Herbie help the handyman Mr. Mital work on their new home, he tells them about such inventors as Granville Woods, Dr. Henry T. Sampson, and James West, giving them a new view of their heritage as African-Americans.

Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2012
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 0763645648
Branch Call Number: j ABDULJABB 2012
Characteristics: 36 p. :,col. ill. ;,26 x 28 cm


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Mar 13, 2014
  • lmcshane rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

Candlewick has some of the best new books available to help integrate fiction/non-fiction. Wish this book had a better call number and format - but Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is definitely living up to his commitment to recognize the Giants - who raise us all up.


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