Delphine is 11 years old, and the big sister to Vonetta and Fern. She has had to be the mother figure for her little sisters, […]
This new picture book is a biography of Jack Johnson, the first African-American heavyweight boxing champion. Jack grew up in Texas and was the child […]
Below are literary books by African American authors. Some of these are obvious timeless classics . . . Others will become classics in time . […]
Ten-year-old Bud, a motherless boy living in Flint, Michigan, during the Great Depression, escapes a bad foster home and sets out in search of the man he believes to be his father — the renowned bandleader, H.E. Calloway of Grand Rapids.
I know, I know the season is over but this advice is good all year. Be safe, have fun, and use your best judgement. (Note: […]
Well not really kittens, more like vicious blood thirsty tigresses with gore and blood dripping from their razor sharp fangs. And no they didn’t lose […]
The Heights Library System has a local authors’ collection that is continually growing. Sometimes we stumble upon authors and find that they lived in or were associated […]