Little Legends: Exceptional Men in Black HistoryHachette
Author-illustrator Vashti Harrison shines a bold, joyous light on black men through history in this #1 New York Times bestseller.
An important book for readers of all ages, this beautifully illustrated and engagingly written volume brings to life true stories of black men in history. Among these biographies, readers will find aviators and artists, politicians and pop stars, athletes and activists, including writer James Baldwin, artist Aaron Douglas, filmmaker Oscar Devereaux Micheaux, lawman Bass Reeves, civil rights leader John Lewis, dancer Alvin Ailey, and musician Prince. These legends span centuries and continents, but each one has blazed a trail for generations to come.
Also by Vashti Harrison, Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History.
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- Ages: 8 to 12 years
- Materials: Hardcover
- Imprint: Little, Brown and Company Books for Young Readers
- Author/Illustrator: Vashti Harrison
- Dimensions: 96 pages; 7.5in x 9in
- Origin: Printed in China
- ISBN: 978-0-3164-7514-3