|aA wreath for Emmett Till / |cMarilyn Nelson ; illustrated by Philippe Lardy.
|aBoston : |bHoughton Mifflin, |cc2005.
|a p. : |bcol. ill. ; |c20 x 21 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references.
|aPresents fifteen interlinked sonnets to pay tribute to Emmitt Till,a fourteen-year-old African American boy who was lynched in Mississippi in 1955 for whistling at a while woman, and whose murderers were acquitted.