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Books with African American main characters -- set of 14 books

$ 97.86 $ 38.50

Fourteen large full-color picture books featuring African American main characters or people of African descent (but in other parts of the world). The series includes:

  • We Had a Picnic This Sunday Past
    by Jacqueline Woodson
  • One of Three
    by Angela Johnson
  • The Champ: The Story of Muhammad Ali
    by Tonya Bolden
  • Eight Days: A Story of Haiti
    by Edwidge Danticat
  • Our People
    by Angela Shelf Medearis
  • The Seven Days of Kwanzaa
    by Melrose Cooper
  • Busy Toes
    by C.W. Bowie
  • You and Me and Home Sweet Home
    by George Ella Lyon
  • You Can Do It!
    by Tony Dungy
  • Catch That Goat! A Market Day in Nigeria
    by Polly Alakija
  • The Car Washing Street
    by Denise Lewis Patrick
  • My Great-Grandmother's Gourd
    by Cristina Kessler
  • Lily Brown's Paintings
    by Angela Johnson
  • Charlie Parker Played Be Bop
    by Christ Raschka

This mix of books is ideal for children in 1st grade to 5th grade.

Condition:  These books are used but in good condition.  Occasionally there's the previous owner's name or inscription on the inside front cover.  Overall though, we are very proud of the quality of our books!