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Kamala Harris: Rooted in Justice $17.99
Title:

Kamala Harris: Rooted in Justice

Author: Grimes, Nikki. Illus by Laura Freeman
Publisher: Atheneum
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9781534462670
Release Date:

08/25/2020

Description:

A sumptuously illustrated, lyrical portrait of the activist senator and presidential candidate touches on her mixed-heritage childhood as the daughter of immigrants and the long-fostered beliefs that inspired her work on behalf of equality, freedom and justice. 50,000 first printing. Illustrations.

This Is Your Time $15.99
Title:

This Is Your Time

Author: Bridges, Ruby
Publisher: Delacorte Press
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9780593378526
Release Date:

11/10/2020

Description:

Civil rights activist Ruby Bridges?who, at the age of six, was the first African American to integrate an all-white elementary school in New Orleans?shares her story through text and historical photographs, offering a powerful call to action. Illustrations.

Who Was Kobe Bryant? $4.99
Title:

Who Was Kobe Bryant?

Author: Labrecque, Ellen. Illus by Gregory Copeland
Publisher: Penguin Group Usa
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9780593225707
Release Date:

09/01/2020

Description:

Told in a new Who HQ NOW format for trending topics, this Who Was? biography details NBA superstar Kobe Bryant's legendary career and the impact of his legacy on the sports world and beyond.

R-E-S-P-E-C-T: Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul $18.99
Title:

R-E-S-P-E-C-T: Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul

Author: Weatherford, Carole Boston. Illus by Frank Morrison
Publisher: Atheneum
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9781534452282
Release Date:

08/25/2020

Description:

A vibrant portrait of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame music artist includes coverage of Franklin?s Grammy-winning achievements and unfailing dedication to civil rights. By the Caldecott Honor-winning author of Voice of Freedom and the Coretta Scott King Award-winning illustrator of Jazzy Miz Mozetta. 50,000 first printing. Illustrations.

We Wait for the Sun $18.99
Title:

We Wait for the Sun

Author: Roundtree, Dovey Johnson & McCabe, Katie. Illus by Raissa Figueroa
Publisher: Roaring Brook Press
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9781250229021
Release Date:

01/26/2021

Description:

The late Civil Rights attorney and activist shares a poignant moment from her childhood beside her wise grandmother, who taught Roundtree the values of self-worth, strength and justice that inspired the co-author?s boundary-breaking career. 35,000 first printing. Illustrations.

Lifting As We Climb: Black Women's Battle for the Ballot Box $19.99
Title:

Lifting As We Climb: Black Women's Battle for the Ballot Box

Author: Dionne, Evette
Publisher: Viking Children S Books
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9780451481542
Release Date:

04/21/2020

Description:

Describes a history of the role of African American women as a significant force in the suffrage movement and their efforts to be accepted as equal partners by their fellow activists.

Box: Henry Brown Mails Himself to Freedom $17.99
Title:

Box: Henry Brown Mails Himself to Freedom

Author: Weatherford, Carole Boston. Illus by Michele Wood
Publisher: Candlewick Press
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9780763691561
Release Date:

04/14/2020

Description:

A lyrical tale about the cost and fragility of freedom by the award-winning author of Becoming Billie Holiday follows the life of Henry ?Box? Brown, a slave and abolitionist who was separated from his family before he mailed himself to freedom by way of the Underground Railroad. Illustrations.

The Teachers March!: How Selma's Teachers Changed History $18.99
Title:

The Teachers March!: How Selma's Teachers Changed History

Author: Wallace, Sandra Neil & Wallace, Rich. Illus by Charly Palmer
Publisher: Calkins Creek (Pngdc)
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9781629794525
Release Date:

09/29/2020

Description:

Demonstrating the power of protest and standing up for a just cause, here is an exciting tribute to the educators who participated in the 1965 Selma Teachers' March.

William Still and His Freedom Stories: The Father of the Underground Railroad $18.99
Title:

William Still and His Freedom Stories: The Father of the Underground Railroad

Author: Tate, Don
Publisher: Peachtree Publishers
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9781561459353
Release Date:

11/01/2020

Description:

The award-winning creator of Poet traces the lesser-known story of Underground Railroad founder William Still, discussing his parents? escape from slavery, his work with the Pennsylvania Anti-Slavery Society and his encounters with such historical figures as Harriet Tubman and William and Ellen Craft. Illustrations.

Swish!: The Slam-Dunking, Alley-Ooping, High-Flying Harlem Globetrotters $17.99
Title:

Swish!: The Slam-Dunking, Alley-Ooping, High-Flying Harlem Globetrotters

Author: Slade, Suzanne. Illus by Don Tate
Publisher: Little Brown Books For Young Readers
Format:

Book

ISBN: 9780316481670
Release Date:

11/10/2020

Description:

Rhythmic text by the award-winning author of A Computer Called Katherine and dynamic artwork by the award-winning illustrator of No Small Potatoes trace the story of the Harlem Globetrotters and how their remarkable performances indelibly transformed the game of basketball. 30,000 first printing. Illustrations.

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