Black History Books : Modern Times

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1.   Barack Obama on Fatherhood: The Most Important Speeches on Fatherhood from Our 44th President
Excerpts from President Obama's speeches about fathers.
2.   Beating the Odds - Raising Academically Successful African-American Males $32.00
3.   Big Shoes: In Celebration of Dads and Fatherhood
Al Roker, TV host, pairs up with celebrity friends to share fatherhood stories.
4.   Countering the Conspiracy to Destroy Black Boys
205 pages
5.   Countering the Conspiracy to Destroy Black Boys by Jawanza Kunjufu - Set of 4
Valuable information for parents and teachers of African-American boys.
6.   Countering the Conspiracy to Destroy Black Boys, Vol IV $7.95
7.   Countering the Conspiracy to Destroy Black Boys, Vol. 1 $7.95
8.   Countering the Conspiracy to Destroy Black Boys, Vol. III $7.95
9.   Countering the Conspirarcy to Destroy Black Boys, Vol II $7.95
10.   Courageous Conversations About Race: A Field Guide for Achieving Equity in Schools $39.95
11.   Dear Benjamin Banneker
One of history's best, a free Black rises to national prominence during 1700's and early 1800's....children's picture book. Ages 7 & up
12.   Fatherhood: Rising to the Ultimate Challenge"
NBA athlete, father of three, brings together other professionals about importance of fatherhood.
13.   Grandfather Remembers $19.99
14.   Grandfather and I
Children's picture book, ages 3-6
15.   Growing Up King: An Intimate Memoir
Dr. King's son shares intimate memories.
16.   How to Teach Math to Black Students
How to make math fun and relevant to Black youth.
17.   Jump! from the life of Michael Jordan
A Michael Jordan story for children, ages 7 & up
18.   Kill Them Before They Grow - Misdiagnosis of African American Boys in American Classrooms
Teachers, parents and college students will benefit from these insights. Ages - Adult.
19.   Miseducation of the Negro
Carter G. Woodson classic - a must-read.
20.   More Than Anything Else (Story of Booker T. Washington)
Young Booker T. Washington wants to learn to read. Ages 5 & up
21.   Motivating Black Males to Succeed in School & Life $16.95
22.   My Brother Martin - A Sister Remembers
A first-person account - Dr. Martin Luther King's sister writes her memories about her famous brother and their childish pranks. Ages 5 & up
23.   Rest in Power: The Enduring Life of Trayvon Martin $26.00
24.   Salt in His Shoes - Michael Jordan in Pursuit of a Dream - Hardcover
Children's picture book - ages 4 & up
25.   Super Dad Coupons
Perforated coupons to treat Dad
26.   The Father's Plan: A Bible Study for Dads
Seven-week Bible study for fathers
27.   The Lordís Prayer - Paperback
Father and daughter help a neighbor. Words of the Lord's Prayer are brought to life.
28.   The Measure of a Man - A Spiritual Autobiography
Sidney Poitier's memoires from childhood in Bahamas to Hollywood and beyond. Paperback
29.   Uncommon Manhood: Secrets to What It Means to Be a Man $12.99
30.   Understanding Black Male Learning Styles
Especially for parents and teachers
All prices in US Dollars

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  • Black Indians
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    Dancing in the Wings
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    I Am Rosa Parks
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    More Than Anything Else (Story of Booker T. Washington)
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    Barack Obama: Son of Promise, Child of Hope
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    Michelle Obama Paper Dolls
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    Toddler - Girls - Set of 6
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    My Holy Bible for African-American Children - NIV
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    Who Was....? - Set of 6
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    With Books and Bricks: How Booker T. Washington Built a School
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    Our Children Can Soar: A Celebration of Rosa, Barack, and the Pioneers of Change
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    Love Will See You Through: Martin Luther King Jr.'s Six Guiding Beliefs (as Told by His Niece)
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    28 Days: Moments in Black History That Changed the World
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    Afro-Vegan: Farm-Fresh African, Caribbean, and Southern Flavors Remixed
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    New Shoes
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    Toddler Spring Set of 5
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    Lillian's Right to Vote: A Celebration of the Voting Rights Act of1965
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    Granddaddy's Turn: A Journey to the Ballot Box
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    Katie Fry - Set of 2
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    Your Best Destiny: Becoming the Person You Were Created to Be - Paperback
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    Biblical Adult Coloring Books - Set of 3
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    March - Set of Three
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    Who Built? - Set of 2
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    The Wait: A Powerful Practice for Finding the Love of Your Life and the Life You Love
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    Jackie Robinson - Set of 5
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    She Speaks: Wisdom from the Women of the Bible to the Modern Black Woman
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    Who Was Maya Angelou?
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    Melody Ellison Set - Three books plus Mini-Doll
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    Who Is Michelle Obama?
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    My Bible Sticker Backpack
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    STAT: Standing Tall & Talented - Set of 5 for Boys
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    President Obama -Set of 3 - Afghan, Pillow & Totebag - Allow extra 2 weeks for weaving
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    Believing in Magic: My Story of Love, Overcoming Adversity, and Keeping the Faith
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    Nola the Nurse: She's On The Go
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    Hidden Figures - Young Reader's Edition - Hardcover
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    NEW! "Nothing to Fear - Principles and Prayer to Help You Thrive In a Threatening World" - ON SALE
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    Rest in Power: The Enduring Life of Trayvon Martin
    Only $26.00

    Rocket Girl: The Story of Mary Sherman Morgan, America's First Female Rocket Scientist
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    Preaching to the Chickens - The Story of Young John Lewis
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    On SALE for only $15.99

    Farm Animals - Touch and Feel
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    The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks - Hardcover
    Only $27.00

    Countering the Conspiracy to Destroy Black Boys by Jawanza Kunjufu - Set of 4
    Only $31.80

    Of Thee I Sing: A Letter to My Daughters by Barack Obama
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    I Love My Hair - paperback
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    Elementary Library Set - 62 books
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    Henry's Freedom Box
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    The Colors of Us
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    Black Pioneers of Science and Invention
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    I Love You Like Crazy Cakes
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    Adoption True Story
    Mommy, Is Today Sabbath? - (African-American edition)
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    Whose Knees Are These?
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    T. Marshall Kelly - Set of 3 CDs
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