Bill Cosby: Actor and Comedian

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Enslow Publishers, 1995 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 128 pages
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-- Describes the lives and achievements of influential 20th-century American personalities.
-- Appealing biographies of famous men and women written for teens.

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User Review  - MarieliGoodner - LibraryThing

This is a complete biography of the life of Bill Cosby who happens to be an actor and comedian. The book begins telling about Mr. Cosby's life growing up in a place called "the jungle" in Philadelphia ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jonathan Baktay - Goodreads

This book was warm, touching, insightful, lighthearted, and inspirational. It is a classic success story with the unique challenges Bill Cosby faced to achieve his goals. I read this book back in ... Read full review


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Schuman is a travel writer whose articles have appeared in the Boston Globe, Christian Science Monitor, and Hartford Courant, as well as many other leading newspapers throughout the country.

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