Patricia Hruby Powell – Lift As You Climb
A short message featured on the Jaime Zollars episode
Can You Help?
A picture book author tip
Listen to how Patricia takes the story of Ella Baker and challenges all of us to help make this world a better place.
Picture book author Patricia Hruby Powell shares her book LIFT AS YOU CLIMB: THE STORY OF ELLA BAKER.
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The book: Lift As You Climb*
The illustrator: Patricia Hruby Powell
The giveaway: Deadline – Monday, October 12, 2020
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