Latest addition to the database:
Strange Fruit: Uncelebrated Narratives from Black History
- Features the stories of little known figures in African American history. Told in vignettes with a brief bibliography for each story.
- Author - Joel Christian Gill
- Illustrator - Joel Christian Gill
- Publication Information:
- First Second, New York, 2014
- Color or Black & White:
- Historical Fiction
- Bibliography Available:
- Original Language
- Historical Topic/Event
- African American--History
- Geographic Setting
- United States
- Date Range
- 19th - 20th century
- african americans, slavery, segregation, jim crow, racism, cycling, chess, basketball, magic, u.s. marshalls
- Foreward by Henry Louis Gates
Funded in part by a Carnegie-Whitney Grant from the American Library Association.
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