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Black History Month

New Books

Homegoing
Wish we knew what to say
You are  a champion
Timelines from black history
The vanishing half
Coconut
The great book of black heroes

True Stories

Ake : The Years of Childhood
Becoming Michelle Obama
Dreams From My Father
Hidden Figures : The Untold Story Of The African American Women Who Helped Win The Space Race
The fire next door
The Immortal Life Of Henrietta Lacks
Interventions : A Life In War And Peace
Katherine Johnson
Long Walk To Freedom : The Autobiography Of Nelson Mandela
The Autobiography of Martin Luther King, Jr

Extraordinary Women

Harriet Tubman
I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings
On Her Own Ground : The Life And Times Of Madam C.J. Walker
This Child Will Be Great : Memoir Of a Remarkable Life By Africa's First Woman President

History

Black and British : A Forgotten History
Black Britain : A Photographic History
Black British history : black influences on British culture (1948 to 2016) 32 hours of teaching and learning material for parents, guardians, and teachers of secondary school students
I Have A Dream: Writings And Speeches That Changed The World
Nelson Mandela

Literature

The travelers
Black Boy: A Record Of Youth And childhood
To Kill A Mockingbird
Kung Fu Trip
Noughts and Crosses
The Same River Twice: Honoring The Difficult
Small Island
They Can't Kill Us All
Too Black, Too Strong

e-books extracts

Black History Month/Negro History Week
Contemporary Black Biography
Demographics: Research and Activity Ideas
Encyclopedia of Race and Racism