Harlem Summer

eAudio - unabridged
Audio (3.88 hours)
Product Number: Z07581
Released: Sep 01, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781470392925
Narrator/s: Brandon Gill
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Description

Myers is at his clever best in this witty and action-packed, coming-of-age story of a teenager's summer during the Harlem Renaissance and his run-ins with famous gangsters, writers, and musicians. It's 1925 and Mark Purvis is a 16-yr-old with a summer to kill. He'd rather jam with his jazz band (they need the practice), but is urged by his parents to get a job. As an assistant at The Crisis, a magazine for the "new Negro," Mark rubs shoulders with Langston Hughes and Countee Cullen. He's invited to a party at Alfred Knopf's place. He's making money, but not enough, and when piano player Fats Waller entices him and his buddies to make some fast cash, Mark finds himself crossing the gangster Dutch Schultz.

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Harlem Summer
Product Number: BX00028001
Product Number:C02931
Product Number:Z07581

This title is part of (or scheduled to be part of) the following subscriptions:

RBdigital Unlimited Audio - Pub Library - US Collection
RBdigital Audio - Pub Library - Childrens-Young Adult Collection
RBdigital Unlimited Audio - Pub Library - Canada Collection
RBdigital Audio - School - K-8 Collection
RBdigital Audio - School - 5-8 Collection

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Author(s): Walter Dean Myers
Narrator(s): Brandon Gill
Product Number C02931
Released: May 05, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781470392901
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Teacher's Guide
Author(s): Walter Dean Myers
Product Number 4T0625
Released: Jul 15, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781490629865

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