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Game Set Match Champion: Arthur Ashe by Crystal Hubbard
Reading level: Ages 4-8 Hardcover: 48 pages Publisher: Lee & Low Books (September 30, 2010) Language: English ISBN-10: 1600603661 ISBN-13: 978-1600603662

Rating: 2 out of 3 stars When most people hear the name Arthur Ashe, they think tennis and automatically go to HIV/AIDS. This book does not focus on that and instead teaches readers about his life on the court. While Crystal Hubbard does touch on the fact that Arthur was also a great speaker, she focuses mostly on his game [...]

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Paul Robeson by Eloise Greenfield + Giveaway
Reading level: Ages 9-12 Hardcover: 40 pages Publisher: Lee & Low Books (March 30, 2009) Language: English ISBN-10: 1600602568 ISBN-13: 978-1600602566

Rating 3 out of 3 stars Greenfield is able to pack a lot of information in this relatively short book. We learn not only about who Paul Robeson was, but also how slavery formed his beliefs. The illustrations by George Ford, which appear to be done in black watercolor, help bring the story to life. As I read this book [...]

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