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African Americans Juvenile Literature
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ABCs for girls like me : an alphabet book highlighting the accomplishments of contemporary Black wom


Goolsby, Melanie, author.
[United States] : Mag & Me, [2018] 2018

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 DeKalb PL Easy Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  E 920.72 GOO    AVAILABLE
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African American almanac



[Detroit] : U X L, [1994] 1994

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African American millionaires


Sullivan, Otha Richard, 1941-
Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, 2005. 2004

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 DeKalb PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  J 973.0492 SUL    AVAILABLE
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African Americans


Burgan, Michael.
Chanhassen, Minn. : Child's World, [2004] 2004

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African Americans


Payton, Shelia.
New York : Marshall Cavendish Corp., [1995] 1994

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Africans in America


Worth, Richard.
New York : Facts On File, [2005] 2005

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The Afro-Americans


Smead, Howard.
New York : Chelsea House Publishers, [1989] 1989

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 Freeport PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - FPLY-13  J 973.0496073 SME    AVAILABLE
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 Kankakee PL Third Floor - KKBB-2  973.049 SME    AVAILABLE
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Afro-bets ABC book


Hudson, Cheryl Willis.
Orange, NJ : Just Us Books, [1987] 1987

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 Freeport PL Juvenile Picturebook - FPLY-13  E CONCEPTS ABC HUDSON    AVAILABLE
 Richard A Mautino Memorial Lib Juvenile Fiction - RAMG-8  J F HUD YELLOW    AVAILABLE
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Afro-Bets book of shapes


Brown, Margery W.
Orange, NJ : Just Us Books, [2000] 2000

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 Moline PL Juvenile Concept - MPLG-6  E BRO (CONCEPT)    AVAILABLE
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The beast


Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-2014.
New York : Scholastic, 2003. 2003

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The Black BC's.


Clifton, Lucille, 1936-2010.
New York : Dutton, [1970] 1970

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 Rockford University Childrens Collection - RKC-ILDS  XX E185 .C63 1970    AVAILABLE
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Black courage


Schraff, Anne E.
Philadelphia : Macrae Smith Co., [1969] 1969

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 Putnam County SD 535 - HS Adult Biography - PCHG-8  920 SCH    AVAILABLE
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Celebrate Kwanzaa


Otto, Carolyn, author.
Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, 2017. 2017

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Crafts that celebrate Black history


Ross, Kathy (Katharine Reynolds), 1948-
Brookfield, Conn. : Millbrook Press, 2002. 2002

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D is for drinking gourd : an African American alphabet


Sanders, Nancy I.
Chelsea, Mich. : Sleeping Bear Press, [2007] 2007

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The fierce 44 black Americans who shook up the world



Solon, Ohio : Findaway World, LLC, [2020] 2020

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 Kankakee PL Second Floor - KKBB-2  PLAY J 920 FIE    AVAILABLE
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Flying free


Wyeth, Sharon Dennis.
New York : Scholastic, 2002. 2002

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From slave ship to freedom road


Lester, Julius.
New York : Scholastic, 1999. 1999

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Gallup guides for youth facing persistent prejudice.


Seba, Jaime.
Broomall, Pa. : Mason Crest Publishers, [2013] 2013

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 Kankakee PL Second Floor - KKBB-2  TEEN 305.896 SEBA    AVAILABLE
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The greatest : Muhammad Ali


Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-2014.
New York : Scholastic Press, 2001. 2001

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How they got over : African Americans and the call of the sea


Greenfield, Eloise.
New York : HarperCollins, [2003] 2003

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 DeKalb PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  J 973.0496 GRE    AVAILABLE
 Freeport PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - FPLY-13  J 920.009269073 GRE    AVAILABLE
 Kankakee PL Second Floor - KKBB-2  J 920 GRE    AVAILABLE
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I am African American


Turk, Ruth, 1917-
New York : PowerKids Press, 1997. 1997

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I see the rhythm of gospel


Igus, Toyomi.
Grand Rapids, Mich. : Zonderkidz, [2010] 2010

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Inauguration Day


Brown, Laaren.
New York : DK Publishing, 2009. 2009

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 Freeport PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - FPLY-13  J 973.932 092 BRO    AVAILABLE
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Just family


Bolden, Tonya.
New York : Cobblehill Books/Dutton, 1996. 1996

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Kids explore America's African American heritage



Santa Fe, N.M. : John Muir Publications, 1996. 1996

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 Stockton Twp PL Stacks - SKLY-13  J 973 KID    AVAILABLE
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Kids explore America's African-American heritage



Santa Fe, N.M. : J. Muir Publications ; New York, NY : Distributed to the book trade by W.W. Norton & Co., 1992. 1992

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Kwanzaa


Schaefer, Lola M., 1950-
Mankato, Minn. : Pebble Books, 2001. 2001

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 Creston-Dement PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - CRDY-12  J 394.261 SCH    AVAILABLE
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The Langston Hughes reader.


Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967.
New York : G. Braziller, 1958. 1958

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Let it shine : three favorite spirituals



New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, [2007] 2007

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Little legends exceptional men in black history


Harrison, Vashti, author.
Solon, Ohio : Findaway World, LLC, [2020] 2020

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 Kankakee PL Second Floor - KKBB-2  PLAY 305.38 HAR    IN TRANSIT
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Mr. Williams


Barbour, Karen.
New York : Henry Holt and Co., 2005. 2005

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 DeKalb PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  J 973.0496 BAR    AVAILABLE
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My brother Martin : a sister remembers growing up with the Rev. DR. Martin Luther King JR.


Farris, Christine King, 1927-
New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, [2003] 2003

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 Byron CUSD 226 - Mary Morgan ES Stacks - BR3Y-14  92 Kin    AVAILABLE
 DeKalb PL Juvenile Biography - DKLY-12  J B KING M    AVAILABLE
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Neeny coming, Neeny going


English, Karen.
Mahwah, N.J. : BridgeWater Books, [1996] 1996

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The other half of my heart


Frazier, Sundee Tucker, 1968-
New York : Delacorte Press, [2010] 2010

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 Hiawatha CUSD 426 - Hiawatha HS Stacks - HHSY-12  F Fra    AVAILABLE
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Roll of thunder, hear my cry


Taylor, Mildred D.
New York : Bantam Books, 1984, c1976. 1984

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The skin I'm in


Flake, Sharon.
New York : Jump at the Sun/Hyperion Books for Children, 1998. 1998

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Slam!


Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-2014.
New York : Scholastic Press, [1996] 1996

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Sukey and the mermaid


San Souci, Robert D.
New York : Aladdin Paperbacks, 1996. 1996

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 Joliet Twp HS SD 204 - West Campus Adult Non-Fiction - JWHB-1  398.2096073 AFRICAN AMERICAN    AVAILABLE
 Mount Morris PL Stacks - MMLY-14  j398.21 San    AVAILABLE
 Woodstock PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  J 398.21 SAN    AVAILABLE
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Tell all the children our story : memories and mementos of being young and Black in America


Bolden, Tonya.
New York : Harry N. Abrams, 2001. 2001

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 Byron CUSD 226 - Byron MS Stacks - BR2Y-14  973 Bol    AVAILABLE
 Dakota CUSD 201 - Jr/Sr HS Stacks - DALY-13  973 BOL    AVAILABLE
 Harvard Diggins Lib Juvenile Non-Fiction - HRLY-11  J973.0496 BOL    AVAILABLE
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Tree of hope


Littlesugar, Amy.
New York : Philomel Books, [1999] 1999

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 DeKalb PL Picture Books - DKLY-12  E LIT    AVAILABLE
 Homer Twp PL - Main Juvenile Easy Fiction - HDBB-1  E LIT    AVAILABLE
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The Tuskegee airmen


Brooks, Philip, 1963-
Minneapolis, Minn. : Compass Point Books, [2005] 2005

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 Byron PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - BYLY-14  J 940.544973 BRO    AVAILABLE
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Uncle Jed's barbershop


Mitchell, Margaree King.
New York ; London ; Toronto : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, [1993] 1993

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 Coal City PL Juvenile Picture Book - CCBB-2  E MITCH    AVAILABLE
 Cortland Comm Lib Easy Picturebooks - COLY-12  E MIT    AVAILABLE
 DeKalb PL Picture Books - DKLY-12  E MIT    AVAILABLE
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Vampire bugs : stories conjured from the past


Wyeth, Sharon Dennis.
New York : Delacorte Press, [1995] 1995

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 Graves-Hume PL Juvenile Fiction - GVHY-12  J WYE    AVAILABLE
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What color is my world? : the lost history of African-American inventors


Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem, 1947- author.
Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2013. 2013

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