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Books About Life for 8 to 13-year-olds: Feelings, Friends, Worry, and More
Books that help kids manage difficult emotions, develop positive social skills, and good habits. These are awesome book series for 8 to 13-year-olds.
Not Without Laughter
A shining star of the Harlem Renaissance movement, Langston Hughes is one of modern literature's most revered African-American authors. Although best known for his poetry, Hughes produced in Not Without Laughter a powerful and pioneering classic novel.This stirring coming-of-age tale unfolds in 1930s rural Kansas. A poignant portrait of African-American family life in the early twentieth century, it follows the story of young Sandy Rogers as he grows from a boy to a man. We meet Sandy's…
From Mom: Chapter Books for African American Girls
While I was online recently looking for books to add to Rahni’s reading list for 2014, I remembered that I had come across a book series about a little girl named Dyamonde Daniel by Nikki Gr…
Digging Up Trouble #6 (Amy Hodgepodge)
Digging Up Trouble #6 (Amy Hodgepodge) [Wayans, Kim, Knotts, Kevin, Jeong, Soo] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Digging Up Trouble #6 (Amy Hodgepodge)
That the Blood Stay Pure: African Americans, Native Americans, and the Predicament of Race and Identity in Virginia
"That the Blood Stay Pure" traces the history and legacy of the commonwealth of Virginia's effort to maintain racial purity and its impact on the relations between African Americans and Native Ameri
Gather Together in My Name by Maya Angelou: 9780812980301 | PenguinRandomHouse.com: Books
About Gather Together in My Name In this second volume of her poignant autobiographical series, Maya Angelou powerfully captures the struggles and triumphs of her passionate life with dignity, wisdom, humor, and humanity. “A curiously heartening story in which decency, honor, truth, love do exist, imperfectly, fractionally and flickeringly, not in some Platonic realm of the ideal, but in the flawed lives of real men and women.” —The Washington Post Gather Together in My Name continues Maya…
Sunshine Picklelime: Pamela Ferguson, Christian Slade: Amazon.com: Books
Sunshine Picklelime [Pamela Ferguson, Christian Slade] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Pamela Ferguson's debut children's novel is a treat to read, a light-hearted tale of magical realism that moves between joy and sorrow to find meaning in the roller-coaster experiences of life. PJ Picklelime lives in a village very close to you. Meadows are knee-deep in wildflowers in early springtime. Summers are hot and dreamy when golden peaches the size of melons hang from the…
Tales Of The Deep South : A Passage on "Wanderer"
The last slave ship landed illegally on Jekyll Island in 1858. A short tale of one of its surviving passengers, still living on the island owned by the most exclusive club in the world.
30 Picture Books for Black Kids with Natural Hair
Representation matters. List of picture books that will encourage and inspire little black girls to love their natural hair, and the skin they're in.
The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl (PB)
"A collection of humorous essays on what it's like to be unabashedly awkward in a world that regards introverts as hapless misfits, and Black as cool ... [from] Issa Rae, the creator of the Shorty Award-winning ... series The Misadventures of Awkward Black Girl"
I Love My Hair: 18 Books About Mighty Girls and Their Hair
Our favorite books about Mighty Girls and their hair that encourage a healthy body image and celebrate the diversity of girls' hair!