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March Book Two

by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell

Book 2 of the March Trilogy

  • Grade Level:
    4-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction, Graphic Novel
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2015
  • Author Resources:
    Author Interviews (23), Author Personal Websites (2), Author Blogs (1), Audio Name Pronunciations (2), Author Guest Blog Posts (1)
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Color Purple, The

by Alice Walker
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Dave the Potter: Artist, Poet, Slave

by Laban Carrick Hill and Bryan Collier
  • Grade Level:
    PK-5
  • Curricular Areas:
    Art, English Language Arts, History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2010
  • Author Resources:
    Author Interviews (7), Author Personal Websites (2), Audio Name Pronunciations (2), In-depth Interviews (1), Author Guest Blog Posts (1), Meet-the-Author Movies (1)
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Sit-In: How Four Friends Stood Up by Sitting Down

by Andrea Davis Pinkney and Brian Pinkney
  • Grade Level:
    1-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2010
  • Author Resources:
    Author Interviews (6), Author Personal Websites (2), Audio Name Pronunciations (2), In-depth Interviews (1)
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Copper Sun

by Sharon M. Draper
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Historical Fiction, Realistic Fiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2006
  • Author Resources:
    Author Interviews (5), Author Personal Websites (1), Author Blogs (1), Audio Name Pronunciations (1), In-depth Interviews (1), Author Guest Blog Posts (1), Meet-the-Author Movies (2)
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Kindred: A Graphic Novel Adaptation

by Octavia E. Butler, John Jennings, and Damian Duffy
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Glory Field, The

by Walter Dean Myers
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Historical Fiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    1994
  • Author Resources:
    Author Interviews (7), Author Personal Websites (1), Author Blogs (1), Audio Name Pronunciations (1), Meet-the-Author Movies (1)
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Skull in the Rock, The: How a Scientist, a Boy, and Google Earth Opened a New Window on Human Origins

by Lee Berger and Marc Aronson
  • Grade Level:
    4-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Science, STEAM
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2012
  • Author Resources:
    Author Interviews (5), Author Personal Websites (2), Audio Name Pronunciations (1), In-depth Interviews (1), Meet-the-Author Slideshows (2)
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Journey of Little Charlie, The

by Christopher Paul Curtis
  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, History
  • Genres:
    Adventure, Historical Fiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2018
  • Author Resources:
    Author Interviews (6), Audio Name Pronunciations (1), In-depth Interviews (1), Meet-the-Author Movies (1)
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Seven Miles to Freedom: The Robert Smalls Story

by Janet Halfmann and Duane Smith
  • Grade Level:
    1-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Science
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2008
  • Author Resources:
    Author Interviews (8), Author Personal Websites (2), Audio Name Pronunciations (1)
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Kindred

by Octavia E. Butler
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Ain't Nothing But a Man: My Quest to Find the Real John Henry

by Scott Nelson and Marc Aronson
  • Grade Level:
    4-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2007
  • Author Resources:
    Author Interviews (3), Author Personal Websites (1), Audio Name Pronunciations (1), In-depth Interviews (1), Meet-the-Author Slideshows (2)
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Light in the Darkness

by Lesa Cline-Ransome and James Ransome
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Goal!

by Mina Javaherbin and A.G. Ford
  • Grade Level:
    1-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    Physical Education, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Sports
  • Year Published:
    2010
  • Author Resources:
    Author Interviews (2), Author Personal Websites (2), Author Blogs (1), Audio Name Pronunciations (1)
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Great Migration, The: Journey to the North

by Eloise Greenfield and Jan Spivey Gilchrist
  • Grade Level:
    PK-5
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction, Poetry
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2011
  • Author Resources:
    Author Interviews (1), Author Personal Websites (1), Audio Name Pronunciations (2), In-depth Interviews (1)
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Nelson Mandela

by Kadir Nelson
  • Grade Level:
    PK-5
  • Curricular Areas:
    Art, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2013
  • Author Resources:
    Author Interviews (2), Author Personal Websites (1), Audio Name Pronunciations (1)
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Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood

by Trevor Noah
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Humor
  • Year Published:
    2016
  • Author Resources:
    Author Interviews (6), Author Personal Websites (1)
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Parker Inheritance, The

by Varian Johnson
  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts
  • Genres:
    Mystery
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2018
  • Author Resources:
    Author Interviews (4), Author Personal Websites (1), Author Blogs (1), Audio Name Pronunciations (1)
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Virgie Goes to School with Us Boys

by Elizabeth Fitzgerald Howard and E.B. Lewis
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Stones for My Father

by Trilby Kent
  • Grade Level:
    4-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, History
  • Genres:
    Historical Fiction
  • Year Published:
    2011
  • Author Resources:
    Author Interviews (4), Audio Name Pronunciations (1), Author Guest Blog Posts (1)
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Dear Mr. Rosenwald

by Carole Boston Weatherford and R. Gregory Christie
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Etched in Clay: The Life of Dave, Enslaved Potter and Poet

by Andrea Cheng
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Freedom Riders: John Lewis and Jim Zwerg on the Front Lines of the Civil Rights Movement

by Ann Bausum
  • Grade Level:
    4-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2006
  • Author Resources:
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Ruth and the Green Book

by Calvin Alexander Ramsey and Floyd Cooper
  • Grade Level:
    PK-5
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Historical Fiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2010
  • Author Resources:
    Author Interviews (2), Author Personal Websites (1), Audio Name Pronunciations (2)
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Twelve Days in May: Freedom Ride 1961

by Larry Dane Brimner
  • Grade Level:
    4-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2017
  • Author Resources:
    Author Interviews (1), Author Personal Websites (1), Audio Name Pronunciations (1)
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Mama Africa!: How Miriam Makeba Spread Hope with Her Song

by Kathryn Erskine and Charly Palmer
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Free at Last!: Stories and Songs of Emancipation

by Doreen Rappaport and Shane W. Evans
  • Grade Level:
    4-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    Music, History
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction, Poetry
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2004
  • Author Resources:
    Author Personal Websites (2), Audio Name Pronunciations (2), In-depth Interviews (2)
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Land, The

by Mildred D. Taylor
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While the World Watched: A Birmingham Bombing Survivor Comes of Age During the Civil Rights Movement

by Carolyn Maull McKinstry and Denise George
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Truevine: Two Brothers, a Kidnapping, and a Mother's Quest: A True Story of the Jim Crow South

by Beth Macy
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Author Resources:
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Unbound: A Novel in Verse

by Ann E. Burg
  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, History
  • Genres:
    Historical Fiction, Poetry
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2016
  • Author Resources:
    Author Interviews (1), Author Personal Websites (1), Author Blogs (1), Audio Name Pronunciations (1)
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Abiyoyo

by Pete Seeger and Michael Hays
  • Grade Level:
    PK-5
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, Music
  • Genres:
    Fairy Tales / Folklore
  • Year Published:
    1986
  • Author Resources:
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My Painted House, My Friendly Chicken, and Me

by Maya Angelou and Margaret Courtney-Clarke
  • Grade Level:
    PK-5
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, Social Studies
  • Author Resources:
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Thousand Never Evers, A

by Shana Burg
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Everyday Use

by Alice Walker
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, Social Studies
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Author Resources:
    Author Interviews (4), Author Personal Websites (1), Author Blogs (1)
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Ron's Big Mission

by Rose Blue, Corinne J. Naden, and Don Tate
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Lunch-Box Dream

by Tony Abbott
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Journey to Jo'burg: A South African Story

by Beverley Naidoo and Eric Velasquez
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Uncle Tom's Cabin

by Harriet Beecher Stowe
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    1852
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Guardian

by Julius Lester
  • Grade Level:
    7-12
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Historical Fiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2008
  • Author Resources:
    Author Interviews (2), Author Personal Websites (1), Author Blogs (1), Audio Name Pronunciations (1), Author Guest Blog Posts (1)
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Listeners, The

by Gloria Whelan and Mike Benny
  • Grade Level:
    PK-5
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Historical Fiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2009
  • Author Resources:
    Author Interviews (2), Author Personal Websites (2), Audio Name Pronunciations (1)
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When Birds Could Talk and Bats Could Sing

by Virginia Hamilton and Barry Moser
  • Grade Level:
    1-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts
  • Genres:
    Fairy Tales / Folklore
  • Year Published:
    1996
  • Author Resources:
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When Grandmama Sings

by Margaree King Mitchell and James Ransome
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Desmond and the Very Mean Word

by Desmond Tutu, Douglas Carlton Abrams, and A.G. Ford
  • Grade Level:
    1-5
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts
  • Genres:
    Realistic Fiction
  • Year Published:
    2013
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Hey, Charleston!: The True Story of the Jenkins Orphanage Band

by Anne Rockwell and Colin Bootman
  • Grade Level:
    PK-5
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Music, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Nonfiction
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2013
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    Author Interviews (1), Author Personal Websites (1), Audio Name Pronunciations (2)
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Who Was Nelson Mandela?

by Pam Pollack, Meg Belviso, and Stephen Marchesi

Part of the Who Was? What Was? Where Is? Series

  • Grade Level:
    4-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    History, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography, Nonfiction
  • Year Published:
    2014
  • Author Resources:
    Author Guest Blog Posts (1)
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Mighty Long Way, A: My Journey to Justice at Little Rock Central High School

by Carlotta Walls LaNier
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Friendship, The

by Mildred D. Taylor and Max Ginsburg
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John Lewis in the Lead: A Story of the Civil Rights Movement

by James Haskins, Kathleen Benson, and Benny Andrews
  • Grade Level:
    1-8
  • Curricular Areas:
    English Language Arts, Social Studies
  • Genres:
    Biography
  • Cultural Areas:
    African American
  • Year Published:
    2006
  • Author Resources:
    Author Interviews (1), Author Personal Websites (2), Audio Name Pronunciations (1)
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Ring of Tricksters, A: Animal Tales from America, the West Indies and Africa

by Virginia Hamilton and Barry Moser
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