By Jim Haskins,Eleanora E. Tate,Clinton Cox,Brenda Wilkinson
realize why children everywhere in the nation are examining the Black Stars biographies of African American heroes. here's what you need to learn about the lives of serious black women and men through the really good Harlem Renaissance:
louis "satchmo" armstrong
thomas andrew dorsey
w. e. b. du bois
james reese europe
jessie redmon fauset
w. c. handy
zora neale hurston
philip payton jr.
gertrude "ma" rainey
james van der zee
carter g. woodson
"The books within the Black Stars sequence are the kinds of books that will have fairly captivated me as a kid."
-Earl G. Graves, Black company magazine
"Inspiring tales that show what can ensue whilst ingenuity and tenacity are paired with braveness and difficult work."
-Black Books Galore! advisor to nice African American kid's Books
"Haskins has selected his matters good . . . catching a feeling of the large hindrances that they had to beat. . . . a few names are everyday, yet so much are little-known whom Haskins elevates to their rightful position in history."
"The large assurance makes this an strange resource-a jumping-off aspect for deeper studies."
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Black Stars of the Harlem Renaissance by Jim Haskins,Eleanora E. Tate,Clinton Cox,Brenda Wilkinson