Block Party

Block Party

by Jewell Parker Rhodes

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A summer memory of family, community, and fun.
Jewell Parker Rhodes's favorite childhood memory--a neighborhood block party.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940158318276
Publisher: Jewell Parker Rhodes
Publication date: 06/21/2016
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 931,441
File size: 195 KB

About the Author

Jewell Parker Rhodes is the author of four children's books including Ninth Ward, Sugar, Bayou Magic, and Towers Falling.

Jewell is also the author of six adult novels: Voodoo Dreams, Magic City, Douglass' Women, Season, Moon, and Hurricane; a memoir, Porch Stories: A Grandmother's Guide to Happiness; and two writing guides: Free Within Ourselves: Fiction Lessons for Black Authors, and The African American Guide to Writing and Publishing Non-Fiction.

Her literary awards include: the American Book Award, the National Endowment of the Arts Award in Fiction, the Black Caucus of the American Library Award for Literary Excellence, the Coretta Scott King Honor Book Award, the Jane Addams Award, among others.

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