Photo Attributed to Paradise Fashions (www.paradisefashions.com) As a little chocolate girl raised in a Baptist church, anytime I heard the phrase “I ain’t been […]
In making a fantasy a reality, you can really get in over your head. In the novel, My Woman, His Wife, Anna J spins a tale about […]
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.