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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Camille Yarbrough  

Pen Name: None

Genre: C:CHILD Fiction

Born: 1934 in Chicago, Illinois


Illinois Connection

Yarbrough was born and raised in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Camille Yarbrough is an American musician, singer, actress, poet, activist, dancer, college teacher, radio host, television producer and author.

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Titles At Your Library


-- *Coretta Scott King Award , ''Cornrows'' *Parents Choice Award, ''Summershine Queens''