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Fifty cents and a dream : young Booker T. Washington / by Jabari Asim ; illustrated by Bryan Collier.

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Author/Creator:
Asim, Jabari, 1962-
Language:
English.
Publication date:
2012
Imprint:
1st ed. - New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2012.
Format:
  • Book
  • 1 v. (unpaged) : ill. ; 28 cm
Title Variation:
Young Booker T. Washington
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references.
Summary:
"Born into slavery, young Booker T. Washington could only dream of learning to read and write. After emancipation, Booker began a five-hundred-mile journey, mostly on foot, to Hampton Institute, taking his first of many steps towards a college degree. When he arrived, he had just fifty cents in his pocket and a dream about to come true."--Amazon.com.
Contributor:
Collier, Bryan.
Subjects:
ISBN:
9780316086578
0316086576
9780316243865
0316243868

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