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What Color Is My World? by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Raymond Obstfeld

What Color Is My World?

  • Paperback $6.99

    Dec 10, 2013 | 96 Pages | Middle Grade (8-12)

  • Hardcover $17.99

    Jan 03, 2012 | 44 Pages | Middle Grade (8-12)

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It’s an entertaining and often surprising exploration of lesser-known innovators, past and present.
—Publishers Weekly

In his first foray into writing for children, basketball superstar Abdul-Jabbar teams with Obstfeld to
introduce 16 mostly lesser-known African American inventors through a fictional story told by young
twins, who learn that many items in a typical house and used by a majority of Americans were invented or developed by African Americans.


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