What Color Is My World? The Lost History Of African-American Inventors

ISBN-10: 0763645648
ISBN-13: 9780763645649
Author: Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem and Obstfeld, Raymond
Illustrated by: Boos, Ben and Ford, A. G.
Interest Level: 4-7
Publisher: Candlewick Press

Publication Date: January 2012

Copyright: 2012

Page Count: 44

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Interest Level

Grades 4-7

Reading Level

Guided Reading: U
Lexile: 880L
Accelerated Reader Level: 6.1
Accelerated Reader Points: 2.0

BISAC Subjects

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Technology / Inventions

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology

While twins Ella and Herbie help the handyman Mr. Midal work on their new home, he tells them about such inventors as Granville Woods, Dr. Henry T. Sampson, and James West, giving them a new view of their heritage as African-Americans.