Nonfiction > Chapter/Middle > Racism/Segregation/Prejudice

Elizabeth Alexander 

Miss Crandall’s School for Young Ladies & Little Misses of Color 

Tracey Baptiste 

Overcoming Prejudice 

Tonya Bolden 

M.L.K.: Journey Of A King 

Tell All the Children Our Story: Memories and Mementos of Being Young and Black in America 

Cause: Reconstruction America, 1863 – 1877 

Denise M. Cherry 

Segregation and Integration: Growing Up in the South During Martin Luther King’s Civil Rights Movement

Evelyn Coleman

The Riches of Oseola McCarty

Michelle Y. Green 

A Strong Right Arm: The Story of Mamie “Peanut” Johnson 

Eloise Greenfield

Rosa Parks 

Nikki Grimes 

Malcolm X

Stephen & Sheila Jackson Hardy 

Extraordinary People Of The Civil Rights Movement 

James Haskins

Rosa Parks: My Story 

I Am Rosa Parks 

Separate But Not Equal: The Dream and the Struggle 

Out of the Darkness: The Story of Blacks Moving North 1890-1940 

Black Stars of the Civil Rights Movement 

Bayard Rustin: Behind the Scenes of the Civil Rights Movement 

The Life and Death of Martin Luther King, Jr. 

Power to the People: The Rise and Fall of the Black Panther Partyx

Black Stars: African American Women Scientists and Inventors 

The First Black Governor: Pinkney Benton Stewart Pinchback 

Thurgood Marshall: A Life for Justice 

The Rise of Jim Crow 

Freedom Rides: Journey for Justice 

KaaVonia Hinton 

Desegregating America’s Schools 

Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas, 1954 

Wade Hudson

Jackie Robinson: Major League Hero 

Hannibal B. Johnson 

Acres of Aspiration: The All-Black Towns in Oklahoma

Black Wall Street: From Riot to Renaissance in Tulsa’s Historic Greenwood District 

Julius Lester

To Be A Slave 

Search for the New Land

Kekla Magoon

Nelson Mandela: A Leader for Freedom 

Toni Morrison

Remember: The Journey to School Integration

Walter Dean Myers

Bad Boy: A Memoir

Malcolm X: By Any Means Necessary

The Harlem Hellfighters: When Pride Met Courage

Now Is Your Time! The African-American Struggle for Freedom 

Kadir Nelson 

We Are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball

Heart and Soul: The Story of America and African Americans 

Marilyn Nelson

Sweethearts of Rhythm

Miss Crandall’s School for Young Ladies & Little Misses of Color 

Vaunda Micheaux Nelson

No Crystal Stair

Winifred Latimer Norman 

Lewis Latimer

Vivian W. Owens 

The Mount Dorans: African American History Notes of a Florida Town 

Rosa Parks 

Quiet Strength: The Faith, the Hope, and the Heart of a Woman Who Changed a Nation

Rosa Parks: My Story

Gregory Reed 

Quiet Strength: The Faith, the Hope, and the Heart of a Woman Who Changed a Nation

Sharon Robinson 

Promises to Keep: How Jackie Robinson Changed America

Jackie Robinson: American Hero

Charles R. Smith

Stars in the Shadows: The Negro League All-Star Game of 1934 

Joyce Carol Thomas

Linda Brown, You Are Not Alone: The Brown V. Board of Education Decision 

Velma Maia Thomas

We Shall Not Be Moved

Leon Walter Tillage

Leon’s Story