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Julius Bernard Lester (January 27, – January 18, ) was an American writer of books for children and adults (Dial, ), which he characterized as the “first book about the black power movement by someone 31 children's books, one book of poetry and photographs (with David Gahr), and three adult novels.

This item:The Long Journey Home: Stories from Black History by Julius Lester # in Teen & Young Adult 19th Century United States Historical Fiction; #

Celebrating African American Authors of Young Adult Literature They are Virginia Hamilton, Julius Lester, Walter Dean Myers, and Mildred D. Taylor; they.

This story told in free verse is set against a background of street gangs and poverty in Harlem in which seventeen-year-old African American.

Fantasy. In a small mountain village, a young girl named Shining is born. For the Old African had the power to see the color of a person's soul and . Newbery Honor winner Julius Lester writes with such power that this African-American folk​.