Two intrepid librarians

Two intrepid librarians review the best nonfiction books for children

Monday, January 21, 2019

Celebrating Martin Luther King Day

 This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Coretta Scott King Award
What better way to celebrate Martin Luther King Day, 
than to highlight past reviews on book 
about Civil Rights.

The Amazing Age of John Roy Lynch
Written by Chris Barton; Illustrated by Don Tate

by the late, and great nonfiction writer, Russell Freedman 

Written by Deborah Hopkinson; Illustrated by Don Tate

By Selina Alko; Illustrated by Sean Qualls and Selina Alko

by Alice Faye Duncan: Illustrated by R. Gregory Christie

by Michael Mahin; Illustrated by Evan Turk

By Lynda Blackmon Lowery; as told to Elspeth Leacock and Susan Buckley; 
Illustrated by PJ Loughran

by Larry Dane Brimner

by Carole Boston Weatherford; Illustrated by Ekua Holmes

You Can Fly: The Tuskegee Airmen 
by Carole Boston Weatherford
illustrated by Jeffrey Boston Weatherford

Turn in Monday, January 28, 2018, 12:00 PM EST for the 
2019 Youth Media Award announcements, including the CSK awards!

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