Black History for Kids

16 nonfiction books for kids of all ages that are essential reading for Black History Month:

The Highest Tribute: Thurgood Marshall’s Life, Leadership, and Legacy Cover Image
By Kekla Magoon, Laura Freeman (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062912510
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Published: Quill Tree Books - January 5th, 2021

Shirley Chisholm Is a Verb Cover Image
By Veronica Chambers, Rachelle Baker (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780803730892
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Published: Dial Books - July 28th, 2020

Standing on Her Shoulders Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338358001
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Published: Orchard Books - February 2nd, 2021

A Child's Introduction to African American History: The Experiences, People, and Events That Shaped Our Country (A Child's Introduction Series) Cover Image
By Jabari Asim, Lynn Gaines (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780316436427
Availability: Not in stock at Bear Pond: usually arrives in 2-3 days
Published: Black Dog & Leventhal - January 2nd, 2018

She Persisted: Harriet Tubman Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780593115664
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Published: Philomel Books - January 5th, 2021

She Persisted: Claudette Colvin Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780593115848
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Published: Philomel Books - February 2nd, 2021

VIP: Dr. Mae Jemison: Brave Rocketeer Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780062889706
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Published: HarperCollins - January 5th, 2021

The Undefeated Cover Image
By Kwame Alexander, Kadir Nelson (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781328780966
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Published: Versify - April 2nd, 2019

Timelines from Black History: Leaders, Legends, Legacies Cover Image
By DK, Mireille Harper (Foreword by)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780744039092
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Published: DK Children - January 19th, 2021

The Awakening of Malcolm X: A Novel Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780374313296
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - January 5th, 2021

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Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316453691
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 10th, 2020

Together We March: 25 Protest Movements That Marched into History Cover Image
By Leah Henderson, Tyler Feder (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534442702
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - January 19th, 2021

The Teachers March!: How Selma's Teachers Changed History Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781629794525
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Published: Calkins Creek - September 29th, 2020

Be a King: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Dream and You Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780802723680
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Published: Bloomsbury USA Childrens - January 2nd, 2018

Who Is Kamala Harris? (Who HQ Now) Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9780593384480
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Published: Penguin Workshop - January 19th, 2021

Who Is Barack Obama? (Who Was?) Cover Image
By Roberta Edwards, Who HQ, John O'Brien (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780448453309
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Published: Penguin Workshop - December 24th, 2009