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Good Dog, Bonita

author: Giff, Patricia Reilly
Sarah is excited when she is invited to spend three days in New York to attend an art exhibition with her neighbor Senora Sanchez, but everything starts to go wrong when the Senora's tiny dog Bonita gets lost in the streets of Spanish Harlem.
FIC
year: 1998
copies: 1
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 440
subjects: dogs, large type books, lost and found possessions, spanish language, new york (n.y.) [X], friendship, harlem (new york, n.y.) [X]

Harlem Stomp!

author: Hill, Laban Carrick
Offers a cultural history of the Harlem Renaissance, discussing how it sparked a period of intellectual, artistic, literary, and political blossoming for many African-Americans.
810.9
year: 2009
copies: 35
call number/section: 810.9
lexile: 1270
subjects: african americans, harlem renaissance, african american arts, harlem (new york, n.y.) [X], new york (n.y.) [X]

The Harlem Jazz Era

author: Kallen, Stuart A.
A visitor's guide to the restaurants, theater, arts, dancing, and jazz music of Harlem, New York, toward the end of the period known as the Harlem Renaissance, when African American arts flourished.
974.7
year: 2004
copies: 8
call number/section: 974.7
lexile:
subjects: african americans, harlem renaissance, african american arts, harlem (new york, n.y.) [X], new york (n.y.) [X]

The Harlem Renaissance

author: Koopmans, Andy
Presents a short study of the Renaissance Era in Harlem during the early twentieth century when African-American literature, art, and music crossed racial barriers and were accepted by white Americans.
974.7
year: 2006
copies: 10
call number/section: 974.7
lexile:
subjects: african americans, harlem renaissance, african american arts, harlem (new york, n.y.) [X], new york (n.y.) [X]

Darius & Twig

author: Myers, Walter Dean
"Two best friends, a writer and a runner, deal with bullies, family issues, social pressures, and their quest for success coming out of Harlem"--Provided by publisher.
FIC
year: 2014
copies: 25
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 730
subjects: best friends, friendship, authorship, running, african americans, harlem (new york, n.y.) [X], new york (n.y.) [X], dominican americans, harlem, writers

The Harlem Renaissance In American History

author: Gaines, Ann
Examines the Harlem Renaissance, discussing how the cultural movement produced some of the greatest musicians of the twentieth century.
974.7
year: 2002
copies: 9
call number/section: 974.7
lexile:
subjects: african americans, african american arts, harlem renaissance, harlem (new york, n.y.) [X], new york (n.y.) [X]

Harlem

author: Attie, Alice
Contains a collection of color photographs in which Alice Attie documents the people, art, and buildings of Harlem, capturing the traditionally African-American neighborhood at a time of transition from a working-class center of cultural pride to a more gentrified, sanitized community.
974.71
year: 2003
copies: 1
call number/section: 974.71
lexile:
subjects: african american neighborhoods, neighborhood, harlem (new york, n.y.) [X], new york (n.y.) [X]

The Harlem Reader

author: Boyd, Herb
A collection of writings, including fiction and essays, that combine to present a portrait of New York's Harlem community as it has changed throughout history.
974.71
year: 2003
copies: 2
call number/section: 974.71
lexile:
subjects: african americans, harlem (new york, n.y.) [X], new york (n.y.) [X]

Manchild In The Promised Land

author: Brown, Claude
An autobiography of Claude Brown, describing his life and that of other African Americans in New York City's Harlem area.
920
year: 2012
copies: 9
call number/section: 920
lexile: 860
subjects: brown, claude, african americans, harlem (new york, n.y.) [X], new york (n.y.) [X]

Upstate

author: Buckhanon, Kalisha
Seventeen-year-old Antonio and his sixteen-year-old girlfriend, Natasha, find their love tested when Antonio is wrongfully imprisoned for a crime he didn't commit.
FIC
year: 2006
copies: 15
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 950

Harlem Renaissance

author: Mcconnell, William S
Contains critical articles which analyze important literary works from the Harlem Renaissance and provide information about the genre's most influential writers and works.
810.9
year: 2003
copies: 4
call number/section: 810.9
lexile:
subjects: african americans, harlem renaissance, african american arts, harlem (new york, n.y.) [X], new york (n.y.) [X]

This Was Harlem

author: Anderson, Jervis
A chronological account of early Harlem covering its literature, painting, music, clubs, churches, and individuals who played important roles in the community.
974.7
year: 1982
copies: 1
call number/section: 974.7
lexile:
subjects: african americans, blacks, harlem (new york, n.y.) [X], new york (n.y.) [X]

Down These Mean Streets

author: Thomas, Piri
The author recalls his early experiences with poverty and discrimination, his involvement with drugs and gangs, and his prison sentence for armed robbery which led to his rehabilitation and work with street gangs and drug addicts.
920
year: 1997
copies: 11
call number/section: 920
lexile: 820
subjects: puerto ricans, thomas, piri, thomas, piri, harlem (new york, n.y.) [X], new york (n.y.) [X], biography

The Harlem Renaissance

author: Kallen, Stuart A.
Examines important accomplishments and events in the history of African-Americans, focusing on the Harlem Renaissance; and includes short biographies of notable men and women, as well as a glossary, a list of related Internet sites, and an index.
305
year: 2009
copies: 8
call number/section: 305
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The Harlem Renaissance

author: Lassieur, Allison
Describes the events of the Harlem Renaissance and explains its impact on arts and culture, in a book where the reader's choices reveal the historical details from three different perspectives.
974.7
year: 2014
copies: 8
call number/section: 974.7
lexile: 590

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