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Author Bennett, Brit.
Title Meet Claudie : an American girl / by Brit Bennett.
Publication Info. Middleton, WI : American Girl, [2022]
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Children's New Book  Juv-F A    IN LIBRARY
Description 91 pages : color illustrations, 21 cm.
Series American girls collection
American girls collection.
Note "1922" --Title page.
"Includes special introduction from the author" --Cover.
Summary Claudie Wells is growing up in 1920s Harlem and is in awe of the artists all around her. Her father is a talented baker, her mother is a reporter for a renowned newspaper, and her boardinghouse mates include a jazz singer, cornet player, and painter. Claudie dreams of having a special talent all her own but struggles to find her calling. When an eviction notice threatens her beloved home, Claudie takes a risk to pursue an idea that just might turn things around. Her story is richly illustrated and includes an introduction from the author. --Provided by publisher.
Audience 8-12.
Subject African American girls -- Juvenile fiction.
Arts -- Juvenile fiction.
Harlem Renaissance -- Juvenile fiction.
Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre or Form Historical fiction.
ISBN 1683372026 (hardcover)
9781683372028 (hardcover)
9780593626139 (e-audio)
0593626133 (e-audio)