The Soul Brothers and Sister Lou.

Hunter’s book is notable for defining urban Black communities as an environment for potential success rather than one endemic to failure. Winner the Council on Interracial Books for Children’s first contest in 1968, The Soul Brothers and Sister Lou would go on to sell over one million copies.

Description: The Soul Brothers and Sister Lou.

New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, (1968). 248pp. Early printing. Sm. 8vo. Publisher’s boards; illustrated dust jacket. Very Good.


Blockson Catalogue 6435 —“A fourteen-year-old girl tries to reconcile her dreams and hopes for the future with the harsh realities of life in the black ghetto.”

Price: $45.00

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