Look for these juvenile biographies of exceptional black Americans in the children’s department of Rockwall County Library.
Bridges, Ruby. This is Your Time.
Harrison, Vashti. Little Legends: Exceptional Men in Black History.
Parson, Karyn. Flying Free: How Bessie Coleman’s Dreams Took Flight.
Patrick, Denis Lewis. Lewis Latimer: The Man Behind a Better Light Bulb.
Russell-Brown, Katheryn. She was the First! The Trailblazing Life of Shirley Chisholm.
Smith, James. Black Heroes of the Wild West.
Tate, Don. William Still and His Freedom Stories: The Father of the Underground Railroad.
Williams, Alicia. Jump at the Sun: The True Life Tale of Unstoppable Storycatcher Zora Neale Hurston.