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Float Like A Butterfly

16 minutes 10 seconds

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Shelley, hostess of the Beyond the Page Cafe, reads "Float Like a Butterfly" to the Cafe kids. This brief biography of Muhammad Ali emphasizes his drive to succeed and strong self-esteem. The Cafe kids then have an online interview with the book's author Ntozake Shange and illustrator Edel Rodriguez. The session ends with a "visit" to a gym that caters to young people who share Ali's spirit.

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Runtime: 16 minutes 10 seconds

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