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A Sweet Smell of Roses by Angela Johnson
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Jul 24, 08

bookshelves: african-american
Read in July, 2008

I like this book because it makes you feel as if you are in the moment of Dr. King's historic march on Washington. The repetition of the phrase "a sweet smell of roses" adds to the poetic nature of this book. The illustrations are wonderful in black, white, and red.

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