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When Jo Louis Won the Title [Paperback]

By Belinda Rochelle (Author) & Larry Johnson (Illustrator)
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Jo's grandfather helps her feel better about herself when he tells her the story about why she is named for the heavyweight boxing champion, Joe Louis

Publishers Description
Jo Louis dreads her first day in her new school because she is sure that the other children will make fun of her name.

From Publishers Weekly
In a starred review, PW said that this "superbly crafted story affectionately and lyrically evokes both a sense of family history and the loving bond between a child and her grandfather." Ages 4-8. (Aug.)

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Item Specifications...

Studio: Sandpiper
Pages   32
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 9.9" Width: 7.52" Height: 0.15"
Weight:   0.34 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Aug 26, 1996
Publisher   Houghton Mifflin
Age  5-10
ISBN  0395816572  
ISBN13  9780395816578  
UPC  046442816571  

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More About Belinda Rochelle & Larry Johnson

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Belinda Rochelle is the author of the picture books When Jo Louis Won the Title, illustrated by Larry Johnson, and Jewels, illustrated by Cornelius Van Wright and Ying-Hwa Hu, and the nonfiction book Witnesses to Freedom: Young People Who Fought for Civil Rights. She has worked in Washington, D.C., as a lobbyist for many women's organizations.

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