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A Wreath for Emmett Till by Marilyn Nelson
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Jul 24, 08

bookshelves: african-american
Read in July, 2008

A book written in sonnet-form about a young African-American who was murdered for whistling at a white lady by a group of five men. This book is a masterpiece with carefully crafted sonnets that are highly symbolic. Very powerful!

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