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Cathy Hughes  Cover Image Book Book

Cathy Hughes / by J. P. Miller ; illustrated by Amanda Quartey.

Miller, J. P. (Janice P.), (author.). Quartey, Amanda, (illustrator.).


Cathy Hughes is a media sensation. In 1979 she purchased radio station WOL in Washington, D.C. With hard work she grew her business into the largest Black-owned media company in the United States. She is the founder and chairperson of Urban One. It includes TV One, Radio One, Reach Media, and One Solution.

Record details

  • ISBN: 1731651821
  • ISBN: 9781731651822
  • ISBN: 1731652275
  • ISBN: 9781731652270
  • Physical Description: 24 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Rourke Educational Media, a division of Carson Dellosa Education, [2022]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Herstory maker -- WOL - We Offer Love -- Urban media maven -- Time line.
Target Audience Note:
760L Lexile
Guided Reading Level: N
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 4.4 0.5 514049.
Subject: Hughes, Cathy, 1947- > Juvenile literature.
Leadership > Juvenile literature.
Women executives > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Executives > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African American radio stations > United States > History > Juvenile literature.
Women executives > United States > Biography.
Executives > United States > Biography.

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Carthage Public.


  • 0 current holds with 2 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Carthage Public Library JB Hughes, Cathy (Text) 34MO2001811916 Juvenile Biography Available -

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