Anti-racist - Non Fiction - Ages 8-12 - Page 3

More Anti-racist NonFiction for Ages 8-12
A Black Woman Did That Cover Image
By Malaika Adero, Chanté Timothy (Illustrator)
$11.99
ISBN: 9781941367513
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Published: Downtown Bookworks - February 18th, 2020

A Black Woman Did That! spotlights vibrant, inspiring Black women whose accomplishments have changed the world for the better.

A Black Woman Did That! is a celebration of strong, resilient, innovative, and inspiring women of color.


Rise Up! The Art of Protest Cover Image
By Jo Rippon, Mari Copeny (Foreword by)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781623541507
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Published: Charlesbridge - March 3rd, 2020

Celebrate the right to resist!


Separate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez and Her Family's Fight for Desegregation Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781419710544
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - May 6th, 2014

Seven years before Brown v. Board of Education, the Mendez family fought to end segregation in California schools. Discover their incredible story in this picture book from award-winning creator Duncan Tonatiuh

A Pura Belpré Illustrator Honor Book and Robert F.


Malcolm X: A Fire Burning Brightly Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780060562014
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Published: Amistad - December 23rd, 2003

“A compelling account. A perfect blend of well-written text and well-executed illustrations.” (School Library Journal starred review)

Award-winning author Walter Dean Myers, together with illustrator Leonard Jenkins, delivers a compelling portrayal of one of America's most influential Civil Rights figures.


Who Was George Washington Carver? (Who Was?) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780448483122
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Published: Penguin Workshop - December 29th, 2015

Born in 1860s Missouri, nobody expected George Washington Carver to succeed. Slaves were not allowed to be educated. After the Civil War, Carver enrolled in classes and proved to be a star student. He became the first black student at Iowa State Agricultural College and later its first black professor.


Who Was Sojourner Truth? (Who Was?) Cover Image
$5.99
ISBN: 9780448486789
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Published: Penguin Workshop - December 29th, 2015

Almost 100 years before Rosa Parks refused to give up her bus seat, Sojourner Truth was mistreated by a streetcar conductor. She took him to court--and won! Before she was Sojourner Truth, she was known simply as Belle. Born a slave in New York sometime around 1797, she was later sold and separated from her family. Even after she escaped from slavery, she knew her work was not yet done.


Mary Bowser and the Civil War Spy Ring: A Spy on History Book Cover Image
By Enigma Alberti, Tony Cliff (Illustrator)
$9.95
ISBN: 9781523507719
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Published: Workman Publishing Company - April 2nd, 2019

Your Mission: Find Mary’s secret diary using spycraft stools to uncover hidden codes!

It’s a true story of bravery:
Mary Bowser was an African American spy for the Union who worked as a maid in the mansion of Confederate Jefferson Davis.


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Trombone Shorty Cover Image
By Troy Andrews, Bryan Collier (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781419714658
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - April 14th, 2015

The Caldecott Honor and Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award-winning picture book biography from Grammy-nominated musician Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews and celebrated illustrator Bryan Collier
 
“Who’s that playing out there?” Bo Diddley asked the New Orleans crowd.