Top 10 Black History Books

    Maya Angelou
    6.4
    01
    Maya Angelou
    Written by Lisbeth Kaiser & illustrated by Leire Salaberria
    I Have a Dream
    6.1
    02
    I Have a Dream
    Illustrated by Kadir Nelson
    All Different Now: Juneteenth, the First Day of Freedom
    6.1
    03
    All Different Now: Juneteenth, the First Day of Freedom
    Written by Angela Johnson & illustrated by E.B. Lewis
    Pies from Nowhere: How Georgia Gilmore Sustained the Montgomery Bus Boycott
    6.0
    04
    Pies from Nowhere: How Georgia Gilmore Sustained the Montgomery Bus Boycott
    Written by Dee Romito & illustrated by Laura Freeman
    Respect: Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul
    5.8
    05
    Respect: Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul
    Written by Carole Boston Weatherford & illustrated by Frank Morrison
    Rosa Parks
    5.8
    06
    Rosa Parks
    Written by Lisbeth Kaiser & illustrated by Marta Antelo
    The Undefeated
    5.5
    07
    The Undefeated
    Written by Kwame Alexander & illustrated by Kadir Nelson
    Maya Angelou
    5.5
    08
    Maya Angelou
    Written by Lisbeth Kaiser & illustrated by Leire Salaberria
    A Ride to Remember: A Civil Rights Story
    5.5
    09
    A Ride to Remember: A Civil Rights Story
    Written by Sharon Langley and Amy Nathan & illustrated by Floyd Cooper
    Before She Was Harriet
    5.5
    10
    Before She Was Harriet
    Written by Lesa Cline-Ransome & illustrated by James E. Ransome
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5.5
Juneteenth
Dream Big, Little One
5.4
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Granddaddy's Turn
5.3
A Picture Book of Jesse Owens
5.0
A Sweet Smell of Roses
5.0
The Secret Garden of George Washington Carver
4.9
Wilma Rudolph: My First Wilma Rudolph
4.8
Love Will See You Through
4.5
The Pullman Porter
4.3
Nelson Mandela
4.0
Viola Desmond Won't Be Budged!
Ghost Boys
Reaching for the Moon: The Autobiography of NASA Mathematician Katherine Johnson
The Vast Wonder of the World: Biologist Ernest Everett Just
Equality's Call: The Story of Voting Rights in America
Buzzing with Questions: The Inquisitive Mind of Charles Henry Turner
Sewing Stories: Harriet Powers' Journey from Slave to Artist
Katherine Johnson (You Should Meet)
Charlie Takes His Shot
Dream Builder: The Story of Architect Philip Freelon
5.5
I Am Rosa Parks
5.5
Words Set Me Free
5.3
So Tall Within
5.0
Hidden Figures: The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race
5.0
The President Sang Amazing Grace
4.8
Patricia's Vision: The Doctor Who Saved Sight
4.6
Althea Gibson: The Story of Tennis' Fleet-of-Foot Girl
4.4
The Girl with a Mind for Math
4.0
Let It Shine: Stories of Black Women Freedom Fighters
3.5
Little Legends: Exceptional Men in Black History
Under the Quilt of Night
Rise!: From Caged Bird to Poet of the People, Maya Angelou
It All Comes Down to This
Few Red Drops: The Chicago Race Riot of 1919
Zora and Me
Harriet Tubman: Freedom Fighter
Harlem Hellfighters
Martin Luther King, Jr.