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You Can Fly: The Tuskegee Airmen
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|July 4, 2017

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In this “masterful, inspiring evocation of an era” ( Kirkus Reviews , starred review), award-winning author Carole Boston Weatherford “wields the power of poetry to tell [the] gripping historical story” ( Publishers Weekly , starred…
Leontyne Price: Voice Of A Century
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|December 23, 2014

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A stunning picture-book biography of iconic African American opera star Leontyne Price.   Born in a small town in Mississippi in 1927, the daughter of a midwife and a sawmill worker, Leontyne Price might have grown up singing the blues. But Leontyne had big…
In Your Hands
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|This title releases September 12, 2017

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A black mother expresses the many hopes and dreams she has for her child in this powerful picture book masterpiece that’s perfect for gift-giving. When you are a newborn, I hold your hand and study your face. I cradle you as you drift to sleep. But I know…
I, Matthew Henson: Polar Explorer
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|January 1, 2008

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Matthew Henson was not meant to lead an ordinary life. His dreams had sails. They took him from the port of Baltimore, around the world, and north to the pole. No amount of fear, cold, hunger, or injustice could keep him from tasting adventure and exploring the…
The Legendary Miss Lena Horne
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|January 24, 2017

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Celebrate the life of Lena Horne, the pioneering African American actress and civil rights activist, with this inspiring and powerful picture book from award-winning author Carole Boston Weatherford. You have to be taught to be second class; you’re not born…
Be A King: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Dream And You
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|This title releases January 2, 2018

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You can be a King. Stamp out hatred. Put your foot down and walk tall. You can be a King. Beat the drum for justice. March to your own conscience. Featuring a dual narrative of the key moments of Dr. King's life alongside a modern class as the students learn…
Sidewalk Chalk: Poems Of the City
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|January 1, 2006

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At every corner, down every block, a city percolates with people at work and play: girls jumping double Dutch, the shoeshine man polishing a pair of wing tips, boys heading toward the basketball court. Each neighborhood is filled with unique characters (the…
Voice Of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer: The Spirit Of The Civil Rights Movement

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A 2016 Caldecott Honor Book A 2016 Robert F. Sibert Honor Book A 2016 John Steptoe New Talent Illustrator Award Winner Stirring poems and stunning collage illustrations combine to celebrate the life of Fannie Lou Hamer, a champion of equal voting rights. "I am…
Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People To Freedom

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This poetic book is a resounding tribute to Tubman's strength, humility, and devotion. With proper reverence, Weatherford and Nelson do justice to the woman who, long ago, earned over and over the name Moses.
Freedom in Congo Square
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|January 5, 2016

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2017 Caldecott Honor 2017 Coretta Scott King Honor 2017 Charlotte Zolotow Award  A 2016 New York Times Best Illustrated Book  This poetic, nonfiction story about a little-known piece of African American history captures a human’s capacity to find…
Before John Was A Jazz Giant: A Song of John Coltrane

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Young John Coltrane was all ears. And there was a lot to hear growing up in the South in the 1930s: preachers praying, music on the radio, the bustling of the household. These vivid noises shaped John's own sound as a musician. Carole Boston Weatherford and Sean…
Sugar Hill: Harlem's Historic Neighborhood

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Take a walk through Harlem's Sugar Hill and meet all the amazing people who made this neighborhood legendary. With upbeat rhyming, read-aloud text, Sugar Hill celebrates the Harlem neighborhood that successful African Americans first called home during the…