Black History Month

February is Black History Month.  Celebrate with one of these great reads.
Title Author Cover
All about Madame C.J. Walker Bundles, A'Lelia All about Madame C.J. Walker cover image
Martin Luther King Jr. Linde, Barbara Martin Luther King Jr. cover image
The groundbreaking, chance-taking life of George Washington Carver and science & invention in America Harness, Cheryl The groundbreaking, chance-taking life of George Washington Carver and science & invention in America cover image
Michelle Obama : an American story Colbert, David Michelle Obama : an American story cover image
Who was Booker T. Washington? Buckley, James Who was Booker T. Washington? cover image
Martin Luther King Jr. : a peaceful leader Albee, Sarah Martin Luther King Jr. : a peaceful leader cover image
Hidden figures : the untold true story of four African-American women who helped launch our nation into space Shetterly, Margot Hidden figures : the untold true story of four African-American women who helped launch our nation into space cover image
Our children can soar : a celebration of Rosa, Barack, and the pioneers of change Cook, Michelle Our children can soar : a celebration of Rosa, Barack, and the pioneers of change cover image
What it's like to be President Barack Obama Sherman, Patrice What it's like to be President Barack Obama cover image
With books and bricks : how Booker T. Washington built a school Slade, Suzanne With books and bricks : how Booker T. Washington built a school cover image
Jesse Owens : young record breaker Eboch, M Jesse Owens : young record breaker cover image
Who is Michelle Obama? Stine, Megan Who is Michelle Obama? cover image
Crispus Attucks and African American Patriots of the American Revolution Siddons, Brian Crispus Attucks and African American Patriots of the American Revolution cover image
Wynton Marsalis Feinstein, Stephen Wynton Marsalis cover image
Coretta Scott King and the Center for Nonviolent Social Change Stanmyre, Jackie Coretta Scott King and the Center for Nonviolent Social Change cover image
Michael jordan : basketball superstar & commercial icon Hawkins, Jeff Michael jordan : basketball superstar & commercial icon cover image
Muhammad Ali : conscientious objector Graham, Tim Muhammad Ali : conscientious objector cover image
LeBron James Gitlin, Marty LeBron James cover image
African-American culture Bailer, Darice African-American culture cover image
W. E. B. Du Bois : a twentieth-century life Bolden, Tonya W. E. B. Du Bois : a twentieth-century life cover image
Simone Biles : America's greatest gymnast Mattern, Joanne Simone Biles : America's greatest gymnast cover image
Mae Carol Jemison : astronaut and educator Ploscariu, Iemima Mae Carol Jemison : astronaut and educator cover image
Día de Martin Luther King Jr. Dash, Meredith Día de Martin Luther King Jr. cover image
Harriet Tubman in her own words McDonnell, Julia Harriet Tubman in her own words cover image
Sojourner Truth : speaking up for freedom Horn, Geoffrey Sojourner Truth : speaking up for freedom cover image
Facing the future McClaurin, Irma Facing the future cover image
When Martin Luther King Jr. wore roller skates Weakland, Mark When Martin Luther King Jr. wore roller skates cover image
My name is truth : the life of Sojourner Truth Turner, Ann My name is truth : the life of Sojourner Truth cover image
Contemporary achievements Szulhan, Rebecca Contemporary achievements cover image
Mae Jemison Shepherd, Jodie Mae Jemison cover image
Muhammad Ali Hord, Colleen Muhammad Ali cover image
Freedom by force : the history of slave rebellions Harasymiw, Therese Freedom by force : the history of slave rebellions cover image
Katherine Johnson : guiding spacecraft Borgert-Spaniol, Megan Katherine Johnson : guiding spacecraft cover image
Libba : the magnificent musical life of Elizabeth Cotten Veirs, Laura Libba : the magnificent musical life of Elizabeth Cotten cover image
Martin Luther King Jr. : civil rights leader Asselin, Kristine Martin Luther King Jr. : civil rights leader cover image
Ida B. Wells-Barnett and the crusade against lynching Morretta, Alison Ida B. Wells-Barnett and the crusade against lynching cover image
Prisoner for liberty Figley, Marty Prisoner for liberty cover image
Martin Luther King, Jr. Haldy, Emma Martin Luther King, Jr. cover image
Michelle Obama : health advocate MacCarald, Clara Michelle Obama : health advocate cover image
Marcus Garvey : black nationalist crusader and entrepreneur Haugen, Brenda Marcus Garvey : black nationalist crusader and entrepreneur cover image
Strange fruit. Volume II, More uncelebrated narratives from Black history Gill, Joel Strange fruit. Volume II, More uncelebrated narratives from Black history cover image
You never heard of Willie Mays?! Winter, Jonah You never heard of Willie Mays?! cover image
Fifty cents and a dream : young Booker T. Washington Asim, Jabari Fifty cents and a dream : young Booker T. Washington cover image
Ida B. Wells : let the truth be told Myers, Walter Ida B. Wells : let the truth be told cover image
Hand in hand : ten Black men who changed America Pinkney, Andrea Hand in hand : ten Black men who changed America cover image
Hidden women : the African-American mathematicians of NASA who helped America win the space race Rissman, Rebecca Hidden women : the African-American mathematicians of NASA who helped America win the space race cover image
Migration from Africa Cunningham, Kevin Migration from Africa cover image
America's black founders : revolutionary heroes and early leaders : with 21 activities Sanders, Nancy America's black founders : revolutionary heroes and early leaders : with 21 activities cover image
Oprah Winfrey : a biography of a billionaire talk show host Westen, Robin Oprah Winfrey : a biography of a billionaire talk show host cover image
Out of the blue Cruz, Victor Out of the blue cover image