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Children's Books for Black History Month
Created by CalgaryLibrary_Kids | 21 items
This is a list of books that will help caregivers and teachers honour Black History Month this February. This list emphasizes Canadian history, and includes some titles from African-American history.
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Title Overview Format & Publisher Call Number
Black History Month Black History Month Book - 2020
Beech Street Books
J 971. 00496 OBR
Famous Black Canadians Famous Black Canadians Book - 2020
Coast2Coast2Coast
J 920. 009296 HEI
Meet Viola Desmond Meet Viola Desmond Book - 2018
Scholastic Canada Ltd.
J 971. 600496 DES M
Viola Desmond Won't Be Budged Viola Desmond Won't Be Budged Book - 2008
Groundwood Books
J 971. 600496 DES W
Oscar Lives Next Door Oscar Lives Next Door
A Story Inspired by Oscar Peterson's Childhood
Book - 2015
Owlkids Books Inc.
J 786. 2092 PET F
Moses Moses
When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom
Book - 2006
DisneyJump at the Sun
J 973. 7115 TUB W
The Underground Railroad The Underground Railroad Book - 2020
Coast2Coast2Coast
J 971. 00496 SEI
Black Women Who Dared Black Women Who Dared Book - 2018
Second Story Press
J 305. 48896 MOY
I Thought My Soul Would Rise and Fly I Thought My Soul Would Rise and Fly
The Diary of Patsy, A Freed Girl : Mars Bluff, South Carolina, 1865
Book - 1997
Scholastic
J HAN
The Revolution and the Black Loyalists The Revolution and the Black Loyalists Book - 2020
Coast2Coast2Coast
J 971. 024 KEN
Africville Africville
An African Nova Scotian Community Is Demolished - and Fights Back
Book - 2019
James Lorimer & Company Ltd., Publishers
J 971. 6225 WES
Africville Africville Book - 2018
Groundwood BooksHouse of Anansi Press
Z GRA
28 Days 28 Days
Moments in Black History That Changed the World
Book - 2015
Roaring Brook Press
J 973. 0496 SMI
What Color Is My World? What Color Is My World?
The Lost History of African-American Inventors
Book - 2012
Candlewick Press
J 609. 22 ABD
Amazing Grace Amazing Grace Book - 2015
Frances Lincoln Children's Books
Z HOF
Henry's Freedom Box Henry's Freedom Box Book - 2007
Scholastic Press
J LEV
Crown Crown
An Ode to the Fresh Cut
Book - 2017
Bolden, an Agate imprint
Z BAR
Something Happened in Our Town Something Happened in Our Town
A Child's Story About Racial Injustice
Book - 2018
Magination Press , American Psychological Association
Z CEL
The Undefeated The Undefeated Book - 2019
VersifyHoughton Mifflin Harcourt
J 811 ALE
The Book Itch The Book Itch
Freedom, Truth, & Harlem's Greatest Bookstore
Book - 2015
Carolrhoda Books
J 974. 71 NEL
The ABCs of Black History The ABCs of Black History Book - 2020
Workman Publishing
J 973. 0496 COR
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