Strange Fruit - Billie Holiday and the Power of a Protest Song
The story of how a songwriter (Abel Meeropol), singer (Billie Holiday), and clubowner (Barney Josephson)
Written by Gary Golio & illustrated by Charlotte Riley-Webb
"A must-read, must-discuss that will speak to children and linger with adults."
"...a potent reminder of the power of art to combat intolerance and hate."
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