February is African American History Month. Look for these notable memoirs and biographies in the Rockwall County Library’s adult and juvenile collections.

Biographies in the Adult collection:

Ball, Erica. Madam C.J. Walker: The Making of an American Icon.

Ford, Ashley. Somebody’s Daughter: A Memoir.

Long, Michael G. 42 Today: Jackie Robinson and His Legacy.

Miles, Tiya. All That She Carried.

Oluseyi, Hakeem. A Quantum Life: My Unlikely Journey.

Riley, Jason. Maverick: a Biography of Thomas Sowell.

Rosser, Kareem. Crossing the Line: A Fearless Team of Brothers.

Tyson, Cicely. Just As I Am: A Memoir.

Juvenile biographies:

Bryant, Jen. Above the Rim: How Elgin Baylor Changed Basketball.

Johnson, Katherine G. One Step Further: My Story of Math, the Moon, and a Life-Long Mission.

Obama, Michelle. Becoming. Adapted for Young Readers.

Roundtree, Dovey Johnson. Mighty Justice: The Untold Story of Civil Rights Trailblazer Dovey Johnson Roundtree.

Smith Jr., Charles R. Song For Jimi: The Story of Guitar Legend Jimi Hendrix.

Todd, Traci N. Nina: A Story of Nina Simone.