General Recommendations
African Heritage: Black Leaders For Change
Created by HfxPL_Kids | 69 items
A book list inspired by Councillor Iona Stoddard and Councillor Lindell Smith.
https://halifax.bibliocommons.com/list/share/1136103707_hfxpl_kids/1816371179_african_heritage_black_leaders_for_change
Title Overview Format & Publisher Call Number
Lizzie Demands A Seat! Lizzie Demands A Seat!
Elizabeth Jennings Fights for Streetcar Rights
Book - 2020
Calkins Creek, an imprint of Boyds Mills & Kane
323.092 G738a
Little Heroes of Color Little Heroes of Color
50 Who Made A Big Difference
Board Book - 2020
Orchard Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc
FICTION HER 2020
Lift as You Climb Lift as You Climb
The Story of Ella Baker
Book - 2020
Margaret K. McElderry Books
323.092 B167p
Brave, Black, First Brave, Black, First
50+ African American Women Who Changed the World
Book - 2020
Crown Books for Young Readers
920.72 H885bbf
Become A Leader Like Michelle Obama Become A Leader Like Michelle Obama Book - 2020
Frances Lincoln Children's Books
973.932092 O121mo
A Black Woman Did That A Black Woman Did That Book - 2019
Downtown Bookworks
920.72 A232b
Little Leaders Little Leaders
Bold Women in Black History
Book - 2017
Little, Brown and Company
920.72 H322L
Young, Gifted and Black Young, Gifted and Black
Meet 52 Black Heroes From Past and Present
Book - 2018
Wide Eyed Editions
920 P665y
Baby Young, Gifted, and Black Baby Young, Gifted, and Black Board Book - 2021
Wide Eyed Editions
FICTION WIL 2021
Mama Africa! Mama Africa!
How Miriam Makeba Spread Hope With Her Song
Book - 2017
Farrar Straus Giroux
782.4216092 M235e
My Daddy, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr My Daddy, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr Book - 2013
Amistad
323.092 K53k
Hand in Hand Hand in Hand
Ten Black Men Who Changed America
Book - 2012
DisneyJump at the Sun Books
973.0496073 P655h
The ABC's of Viola Desmond The ABC's of Viola Desmond Book - 2017
Delmore Buddy Daye Learning Institute
971.604092 D464abc
The ABCs of Black History The ABCs of Black History Book - 2020
Workman Publishing Co., Inc
973.0496073 C828a
One Step Further One Step Further
My Story of Math, the Moon, and A Life-long Mission
Book - 2021
National Geographic Kids
510.92 J67o
#BlackLivesMatter #BlackLivesMatter
Protesting Racism
Book - 2020
Abdo & Daughters, an imprint of Abdo Publishing
305.896073 T461bLm
This Is your Time This Is your Time Book - 2020
Delacorte Press
921 B851th
The Extraordinary Life of Michelle Obama The Extraordinary Life of Michelle Obama Book - 2020
Penguin Books
973.932092 O121co
Ida B. the Queen Ida B. the Queen
The Extraordinary Life and Legacy of Ida B. Wells
Book - 2021
One Signal PublishersAtria
323.092 D974i
Shirley Chisholm Is A Verb! Shirley Chisholm Is A Verb! Book - 2020
Dial Books for Young Readers
328.73092 C542c
Mighty Justice Mighty Justice
The Untold Story of Civil Rights Trailblazer Dovey Johnson Roundtree
Book - 2020
Roaring Brook Press
340.092 R859m
R-E-S-P-E-C-T R-E-S-P-E-C-T
Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul
Book - 2020
Atheneum Books for Young Readers
781.644092 F831we
The Girl From the Tar Paper School The Girl From the Tar Paper School
Barbara Rose Johns and the Advent of the Civil Rights Movement
Book - 2014
Abrams Books for Young Readers
323.092 P882k
Viola Desmond Won't Be Budged Viola Desmond Won't Be Budged Book - 2010
Groundwood Books
971.604092 D464w
The Freedom Riders The Freedom Riders Book - 2014
PowerKids Press
323.0922 T613f
I Am Rosa Parks I Am Rosa Parks Book - 2014
Dial Books for Young Readers
323.092 M528i
As Fast as Words Could Fly As Fast as Words Could Fly Book - 2013
Lee & Low Books
FICTION TUC
Granddaddy's Turn Granddaddy's Turn
A Journey to the Ballot Box
Book - 2015
Candlewick Press
FICTION BAN
Light in the Darkness Light in the Darkness Book - 2013
DisneyJump at the Sun Books
FICTION CLI
Steamboat School Steamboat School Book - 2016
Disney Hyperion
FICTION HOP
June Peters, You Will Change the World One Day June Peters, You Will Change the World One Day Book - 2015
A.R.T Books 4Kids
FICTION TUR
Frederick's Journey Frederick's Journey
The Life of Frederick Douglass
Book - 2015
Disney, Jump at the Sun
973.8092 D437r
Malcolm X Malcolm X Book - 2019
Gareth Stevens Publishing
921 X999st
Heroes of Black History Heroes of Black History
Biographies of Four Great Americans
Book - 2017
Liberty Street, an imprint of Time Inc. Books
920 H559
All Different Now All Different Now
Juneteenth, the First Day of Freedom
Book - 2014
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
FICTION JOH
Wangari Maathai Wangari Maathai
The Woman Who Planted Millions of Trees
Book - 2015
Charlesbridge
333.72092 M111p
Dr Wangari Maathai Plants A Forest Dr Wangari Maathai Plants A Forest Book - 2020
Timbuktu Labs, Inc
FICTION REB
She Persisted She Persisted
13 American Women Who Changed the World
Book - 2017
Philomel Books
920.72 C641sp
Preaching to the Chickens Preaching to the Chickens Book - 2016
Nancy Paulsen Books
328.73092 L674a
Twelve Days in May Twelve Days in May
Freedom Ride 1961
Book - 2017
Calkins Creek, an imprint of Hightlights
323.1196073 B857t
Who Was Coretta Scott King? Who Was Coretta Scott King? Book - 2017
Penguin Workshop, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC
921 K526h
A Change of Heart A Change of Heart Book - 2016
Nimbus Publishing Ltd
305.896073 P561c
Betty Before X Betty Before X Book - 2018
Farrar Straus Giroux
FICTION SHA
I Am Enough I Am Enough Book - 2018
Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers
FICTION BYE
The United States V. Jackie Robinson The United States V. Jackie Robinson Book - 2018
Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
796.357092 R662bq
Hidden Figures Hidden Figures
The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race
Book - 2018
HarperCollins
510.922 L481hf
Maya Maya
My First Maya Angelou
Board Book - 2018
Lincoln Children's Books
FICTION KAI 2018
Finding Langston Finding Langston Book - 2018
Holiday House
FICTION CLI
Black Girl Magic Black Girl Magic
A Poem
Book - 2018
Roaring Brook Press
811.6 B883b
Midnight Teacher Midnight Teacher
Lilly Ann Granderson and Her Secret School
Book - 2018
Lee & Low Books
371.10092 G751h
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