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The Quilts of Gee's Bend
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ean: 9781419721311, isbn: 1419721313,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 115 reviews
Since the early nineteenth century, the women of Gee’s Bend in southern Alabama have created stunning, vibrant quilts. In the only photo-essay book about the quilts of Gee’s Bend for children, award-winning author Susan Goldman Rubin explores the history and culture of this fascinating group of women and their unique quilting traditions. Rubin uses meticulous research to offer an exclusive look at an important facet of African American art and culture.   In the rural community of Gee’s

Marvelous Cornelius: Hurricane Katrina and the Spirit of New Orleans
By Chronicle Books
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mpn: Full-colour throughout, ean: 9781452125787, isbn: 1452125783,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 116 reviews
In New Orleans, there lived a man who saw the streets as his calling, and he swept them clean. He danced up one avenue and down another and everyone danced along. The old ladies whistled and whirled. The old men hooted and hollered. The barbers, bead twirlers, and beignet bakers bounded behind that one-man parade. But then came the rising Mississippi—and a storm greater than anyone had seen before. In this heartwarming book about a real garbage man, Phil Bildner and John Parra tell the

Child of the Civil Rights Movement (Junior Library Guild Selection)
By Schwartz & Wade
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ean: 9780375954146, isbn: 0375954147,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 54 reviews
In this Bank Street College of Education Best Children's Book of the Year, Paula Young Shelton, daughter of Civil Rights activist Andrew Young, brings a child’s unique perspective to an important chapter in America’s history. Paula grew up in the deep south, in a world where whites had and blacks did not. With an activist father and a community of leaders surrounding her, including Uncle Martin (Martin Luther King), Paula watched and listened to the struggles, eventually joining with her

Latrell Sprewell (Super Sports Star)
By Enslow Pub Inc
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ean: 9780766018112, isbn: 0766018113,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 21 reviews
Examines the personal life, college years, and professional career of NBA basketball star Latrell Sprewell, who now plays for the New York Knicks..

Step Right Up: How Doc and Jim Key Taught the World about Kindness
By Lee & Low Books
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ean: 9781620141489, isbn: 1620141485,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 86 reviews
William ''Doc'' Key had a special way with animals. Growing up an enslaved child in Tennessee, Doc was sent to plantations around the state to care for sick and wounded animals. When the Civil War ended and Doc was freed, he began to dream of breeding a winning racehorse. But those dreams were dashed when his colt was born weak and sickly. Although many people would have euthanized the colt, Doc nursed him back to health and named him Jim.Noticing a level of curiosity and eagerness in the

Martin Luther King Jr.: Una Vida de Determinación (Libros Para Avanzar - Biografias/pull Ahead Books - Biographies) (Spanish Edition)
By Ediciones Lerner
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ean: 9780822562375, isbn: 0822562375,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 97 reviews
Do you know . . . how Martin Luther King Jr. helped black people in the United States? How Martin fought peacefully? How Martin showed determination?.

Demanding Justice (Creative Minds Biography)
By Brand: 21st Century
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ean: 9780876149287, isbn: 087614928X,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 45 reviews
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Born a free African American in the 1820s, Cary started schools for black children, and became the first black woman to publish a weekly newspaper and to enter law school. Not afraid of offending anyone, Cary demanded justice for herself and for her fellow African Americans.Used Book in Good Condition.

All Our Relatives: Traditional Native American Thoughts about Nature
By World Wisdom
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mpn: FBA-|302967, ean: 9780941532778, isbn: 0941532771,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 68 reviews
Through carefully chosen stories from the olden days and art that meticulously reflects traditional designs and colors, Goble provides wonderful insights into the spiritual life of the Plains Indians. His intimate knowledge of their world transports the reader into a vision of the sacred beauty and wisdom that defined traditional Native America.Used Book in Good Condition.

Freedom Walkers: The Story of the Montgomery Bus Boycott Grades 6-8
By Holiday House
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mpn: FBA-|282848, ean: 9780823421954, isbn: 0823421953,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 95 reviews
A riveting account of the civil rights boycott that changed history by the foremost author of history for young people. Now a classic, Freedman’s book tells the dramatic stories of the heroes who stood up against segregation and Jim Crow laws in 1950s Alabama.  A master of succinct historical narratives Freeman explains the contributions of and sacrifices made by Rosa Parks and Claudette Colvin, who refused give up their seats, to Jo Ann Robinson, who began the boycott, to Martin Luther

42 Is Not Just a Number: The Odyssey of Jackie Robinson, American Hero
By Candlewick
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ean: 9780763676247, isbn: 0763676241,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 84 reviews
An eye-opening look at the life and legacy of Jackie Robinson, the man who broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball and became an American hero.Baseball, basketball, football — no matter the game, Jackie Robinson excelled. His talents would have easily landed another man a career in pro sports, but such opportunities were closed to athletes like Jackie for one reason: his skin was the wrong color. Settling for playing baseball in the Negro Leagues, Jackie chafed at the inability to

Spies of Mississippi: The True Story of the Spy Network that Tried to Destroy the Civil Rights Movement
By National Geographic Children's Books
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mpn: FBA-|293100, ean: 9781426305955, isbn: 1426305958,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 121 reviews
The Spies of Mississippi is a compelling story of how state spies tried to block voting rights for African Americans during the Civil Rights era. This book sheds new light on one of the most momentous periods in American history.Author Rick Bowers has combed through primary-source materials and interviewed surviving activists named in once-secret files, as well as the writings and oral histories of Mississippi civil rights leaders. Readers get first-hand accounts of how neighbors spied on

The Kwakiutl Indians (Junior Library of American Indians)
By Brand: Chelsea House Publications
SKU: #VI-0791016641
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sku: VI-0791016641, ean: 9780791016640, isbn: 0791016641,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 77 reviews
A study of the Kwakiutl tribe of British Columbia details the magnificent art and artifacts produced by the tribe, their ceremonial feasts, and their struggle to preserve their native ceremonies and customs in the modern world.Used Book in Good Condition.

Still I Rise: A Graphic History of African Americans
By Sterling
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ean: 9781402762260, isbn: 1402762267,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 112 reviews
Still I Rise is a critically acclaimed work with an impressive scope: the entire history of Black America, told in an accessible graphic-novel form. Updated from its original version—which ended with the Million Man March—it now extends from the early days of colonial slavery right through to Barack Obama’s groundbreaking presidential campaign. Compared by many to Art Spiegelman’s Maus, Still I Rise is a breathtaking achievement that celebrates the collective African-American memory,

The Circle of Thanks
By Brand: Troll Communications
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ean: 9780816740123, isbn: 0816740127,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 53 reviews
Fourteen poems with themes of thanksgiving and appreciation of nature, based in part on traditional Native American songs and prayers.Used Book in Good Condition.

The Dream Keeper and Other Poems
By Knopf Books for Young Readers
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mpn: FBA-|300280, ean: 9780679883470, isbn: 0679883479,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 67 reviews
Illus. in black-and-white. This classic collection of poetry is available in a handsome new gift edition that includes seven additional poems written after The Dream Keeper was first published. In a larger format, featuring Brian Pinkney's scratchboard art on every spread, Hughes's inspirational message to young people is as relevant today as it was in 1932.Knopf Books for Young Readers.

Go Free or Die: A Story about Harriet Tubman (Creative Minds Biography (Hardcover))
By Carolrhoda Books
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ean: 9780876143179, isbn: 0876143176,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 98 reviews
For the first twenty-eight years of her life. Harriet Tubman lived as a slave on a southern plantation. Finally, with the help of a Quaker woman, she was able to escape to Philadelphia by way of the Underground Railroad. After her escape, Harriet began her quest to help free other slaves. Over a ten-year period she led more than three hundred people through the Underground Railroad. In Go Free or Die, young readers will learn about this courageous woman who refused to be a slave and who fought

Bedtime Inspirational Stories: 50 Amazing Black People Who Changed the World (Volume 1)
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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ean: 9781976018466, isbn: 1976018463,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 149 reviews
Best Seller in African American Children's BooksHelp your child develop a strong sense of self by following these stories that can equip children with the powerful mantra: We Are Masters of Our Own Destiny. Bedtime Inspirational Stories... celebrates the achievements of the amazing black heroes who have paved the way for future generations.Unfortunately, in today's world, it can be a challenge to raise positive kids, as they are constantly bombarded with negative messages. More than ever,

Journey Toward Freedom
By Price Stern Sloan
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ean: 9780448212739, isbn: 0448212730,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 31 reviews
Born a slave in 1797, Sojourner Truth eventually gained her freedom and became known for her wit, her songs, and her great common sense. She electrified audiences as she championed civil rights, women’s rights, prison reform, and better working conditions.In the New York Times Book Review, Richard Ellman wrote: “Quietly factual when it suits her story, but lyrical when the demand arises, Jacqueline Bernard has succeeded on nearly every account. A good popular history.”.

National Geographic Investigates Ancient Pueblo: Archaeology Unlocks the Secrets of America's Past
By Brand: National Geographic Children's Books
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ean: 9781426301315, isbn: 1426301316,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 71 reviews
At prehistoric sites in the ''Four Corners'' states (Colorado, Utah, Arizona, New Mexico) of the American Southwest, archaeologists have searched for years, looking for clues to the history of the Pueblo people. Learn what we know about these cliff dwellers. Study the thousands of rock carvings—petroglyphs—they left behind. Discover how modern scientists use ancient artifacts to learn about the lives of these early Americans.National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core

Her Stories: African American Folktales, Fairy Tales, and True Tales (Coretta Scott King Author Award Winner)
By Blue Sky Press
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mpn: FBA-|290265, ean: 9780590473705, isbn: 0590473700,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 67 reviews
A collection of twenty-five African-American folktales focuses on strong female characters and includes ''Little Girl and Bruh Rabby,'' ''Catskinella,'' and ''Annie Christmas.'' By the author of The People Could Fly. Virginia Hamilton, who previously won a Newbery Medal and a MacArthur Foundation grant, gives us 17 pugnacious and heroic female characters in a collection of tales that demonstrates the breadth of African-American cultural tradition. The characters in Her Stories, which won the

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