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Richard Wright

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Richard Wright

By William Miller; Gregory Christie (Illustrator)

Lee & Low Books, Hardcover, 9781880000571

Publication Date: October 1, 1997

Description
The true story of how renowned African-American author Richard Wright--not allowed in the segregated South to borrow books from the library--read old newspapers and used books from trash cans, until his dream of having a library card became a reality. Full color.