Celeste's Harlem Renaissance

Celeste's Harlem Renaissance

A Novel

Book - 2009
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It's 1921, and when Celeste Lassiter Massey goes to stay with her Aunt Valentina in Harlem, she is not thrilled to trade her friends and comfortableNorth Carolinasurroundings for scary big city life with a famous actress. While Celeste absorbs the excitement of the Harlem Renaissance in full swing, she sees as much grit as glamour. A passionate writer, talented violinist, and aspiring doctor, Celeste eventually faces a choice between ambition and loyalty, roots and horizons. The decision will change her forever.
Publisher: London : Little, Brown Children, 2009.
ISBN: 9780316113625
Call Number: TATE
Characteristics: 279 p. ; cm.
Subjects: Historical fiction, Juvenile.
Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- Juvenile fiction.
Children's stories.
Harlem Renaissance -- Juvenile fiction.
Aunts -- Juvenile fiction.
African Americans -- Juvenile fiction.


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