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Favorite Books Series

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Favorite Books Series

Favorite Books Series

Favorite Books Series

Only Available in Archive Formats.

As part of her June series on summer reading, NPR Special Correspondent Susan Stamberg talks to author Paule Marshall about one of her favorite books - the 1953 novel Maud Martha by Gwendolyn Brooks. It chronicles the life of a young black girl growing up on Chicago's South Side in the 30's and 40's. (7:19) Check the summer reading series.

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