A wreath for Emmett Till

Title A wreath for Emmett Till
Names Nelson, Marilyn.
Book Number DB069550
Title Status Active
Medium Digital Book
Annotation A sequence of fifteen interlinked sonnets written as a poetic homage to Emmett Till, the fourteen-year-old victim of racial prejudice and lynching in 1955 Mississippi. Includes a historic note on the events and sonnet notes. For senior high and older readers. Printz Honor; Coretta S. King Hon. 2005.
Narrator Baltimore, Tonya.
Local Subject Young Adult Book - YA
Literature - Poetry - POE
Adult Book - AD
Young Adult Non-Fiction - YN
Short Book - SH
Audience Notes Female narrator.
For grades 6-9.
LC Subject African American teenage boys - Poetry
African Americans - Crimes against - Poetry
Hate crimes - Poetry
Lynching - Poetry
Murder victims - Poetry
Trials (Murder) - Poetry
Mississippi - Poetry
Call Number 811.54 ANF
Language English
Released 2005
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, the Library of Congress, 2005
Original Publication Recorded from: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2005. 0618397523
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