Joyce Carol Thomas - Juvenile Fiction - 2008 - 32 pages
We are color struck The way an artist strikes His canvas with his brush of many hues Look closely at these mirrors these palettes of skin Each color is rich in its own right ...
Sandra Belton - Juvenile Fiction - 1998 - 40 pages
In the evening the residents of Church Street gather on Miss Ida's porch to share memories and hear stories about events in the past, events significant to them as black people.
Juvenile Fiction - 1994 - 32 pages
A portrait of the childhood of poet Langston Hughes chronicles his early life with his grandmother and the events, personalities, circumstances, and rhythms that shaped his ...
Ruth Vander Zee - Juvenile Fiction - 2004 - 32 pages
Amidst the economic depression and the racial tension of the 1930s, a boy discovers a horrible secret of his father's involvement in the Ku Klux Klan.