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Jabari Asim 

Fifty Cents and a Dream  

Veronica Chambers 

Amistad Rising: A Story of Freedom 

Deborah M. Newton Chocolate 

Biddy Mason: The Open Hand 

Lesa Cline-Ransome 

Before There Was Mozart:  The Story of Joseph Boulogne, Chevalier de Saint-George 

Words Set Me Free: The Story of Young Frederick Douglass

Nikki Giovanni

Lincoln and Douglass: An American Friendship  

Denise M. Jordan

Juneteenth Day

Jacob Lawrence

Harriet and the Promised Land 

Patricia C. & Fredrick L. McKissack

Frederick Douglass: Leader against Slavery

Booker T. Washington: Leader and Educator

George Washington Carver: The Peanut Scientist

Patricia C. McKissack

Amistad: The Story of a Slave Ship

Louise Meriwether

The Freedom Ship of Robert Smalls

Walter Dean Myers

Toussaint L’ouverture: The Fight for Haiti’s Freedom

Vaunda Micheaux Nelson 

Bad News for Outlaws: The Remarkable Life of Bass Reeves, Deputy U. S. Marshall 


Lorenzo Pace

Jalani and the Lock

Frederick Douglass and the North Star 

Harriet Tubman and My Grandmother’s Quilts 

Andrea Davis Pinkney

Dear Benjamin Banneker 

Sojourner Truth’s Step-Stomp Stride

Charles R. Smith

Brick by Brick

Don Tate

Poet: The Remarkable Story of George Moses Horton 

It Jes’ Happened: When Bill Traylor Started to Draw

Charles A. Taylor 

Juneteenth: A Celebration of Freedom

Glennette Tilley Turner

An Apple for Harriet Tubman

Mildred Pitts Walter

Alec’s Primer

Carole Boston Weatherford

The Beatitudes: From Slavery to Civil Rights

Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom