Gordon Parks

How the Photographer Captured Black and White America

by Carole B. Weatherford,

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  • 9781497698468

Winner of the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Children’s Literary Work

Gordon Parks is most famous for being the first black director in Hollywood. But before he made movies and wrote books, he was a poor African American looking for work. When he bought a camera, his life changed forever. He taught himself how to take pictures and before long, people noticed.

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  • Albert Whitman & Company; February 2015
  • ISBN 9781497698468
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  • Title: Gordon Parks
  • Author: Carole B. Weatherford; Jamey Christoph (ill.)
  • Imprint: Albert Whitman & Company
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  • 9781497698468

About The Author

Carole Boston Weatherford is the author of several acclaimed poetry collections and poetic biographies, including Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom, winner of a Caldecott Honor, the Coretta Scott King Award for Illustration, and the NAACP Image Award. She lives in High Point, North Carolina. www.cbweatherford.com