Nonfiction > Picture > Civil Rights

Michelle Cook

Our Children Can Soar: A Celebration of Rosa, Barack, and the Pioneers of Change

Alice Faye Duncan 

The National Civil Rights Museum Celebrates Everyday People 

Christine King Farris

My Brother Martin: A Sister Remembers Growing Up with the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

March On!: The Day My Brother Martin Changed the World

Nikki Giovanni


Eloise Greenfield

Paul Robeson

James Haskins

John Lewis in the Lead: A Story of the Civil Rights Movement 

Delivering Justice: W.W. Law and the Fight for Civil Rights 

Kai Jackson Issa 

Howard Thurman’s Great Hope

June Jordan

Fannie Lou Hamer

Patricia C. & Fredrick L. McKissack

Paul Robeson: A Voice for Change

Martin Luther King, Jr.: Man of Peace

Louise Meriwether 

The Freedom Ship of Robert Smalls 

Don’t Ride the Bus on Monday: The Rosa Parks Story

Johnny Ray Moore

Story of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Walter Dean Myers

I’ve Seen the Promised Land: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Vanessa Newton

Let Freedom Sing! 

Lorenzo Pace

Marching with Martin

Andrea Davis Pinkney

Sit-in: How Four Friends Stood Up By Sitting Down 

Martin & Mahalia: His Words, Her Song 

Boycott Blues 

Dorothy W. Robinson

Martin Luther King and the Civil Rights Movement

Ilyasah Shabazz

Malcolm Little: The Boy Who Grew Up to Become Malcolm X

Ntozake Shange

Coretta Scott

We Troubled the Waters 

Paula Young Shelton

Child of the Civil Rights Movement

Carole Boston Weatherford

Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer: The Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement

The Beatitudes: From Slavery to Civil Rights

Birmingham: 1963