African-American Elementary School Collection
62 African-American Books for Children
Start your school off on the right foot with top-quality African-American literature.

To order the complete set - go to #14 below. Both hardcover and paperback editions of popular and enlightening stories about people of color round out this collection of books young children will love to read.
SAVE MONEY by ordering the complete "ELEMENTARY SCHOOL COLLECTION" of 62 books. The books in the collection are listed below.Click on any title below for more details about any book.

To order the set of 62 books, click on #14 below.

A sampling of the books in the set are listed below.
  Quan.   Description Price
1.   28 Days: Moments in Black History That Changed the World
Ages 4-10 From Crispus Attacks in 1700's to Barack Obama
2.   A Storm Called Katrina
Ages 6-9, Reading level - 3.4
3.   A Sweet Smell of Roses
A Civil Rights story for children
4.   A Weed is a Flower
"A simple biography of the man, born a slave, who became a scientist and devoted his entire life to helping the South improve its agriculture." Ages 8-12
5.   Amazing Grace
Popular story of young Black girl
6.   Barack Obama, Out of Many, One
Reading level - 3.3
7.   Chocolate Me
Accepting skin color - ages 4 & up
8.   Climbing Lincoln's Steps: The African-American Journey
Ages 6-9
9.   Coretta Scott
Ages 4-9. From her childhood to adult civil rights efforts, Coretta Scott King's story is told in poetry.
10.   Dancing in the Wings
Based on her life, Debbie Allen overcomes the negative opinions of her dance instructor. Ages 6 & up
11.   Dave the Potter: Artist, Poet, Slave
South Carolina slave becomes an extraordinary artist. Ages 5-8
12.   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
13.   Duke Ellington: The Piano Prince and His Orchestra
Ages 8-12
14.   Elementary Library Set - 62 books
"Must-haves" for every school or classroom library - 62 African-American children's books
15.   Ellen's Broom
African-American wedding custom during slavery. Ages 6-10
16.   Fifty Cents and a Dream: Young Booker T. Washington
Former slave dreams of ability to learn and read. Ages 7-10
17.   Five Brilliant Scientists
Describes the early lives and notable achievements of five black scientists - grades 3-5
18.   Follow the Drinking Gourd
A story about a song describing the route to freedom. Ages 5-8
19.   Freedom Summer by Wiles $7.99
20.   Gloria Rising
"Kids will be thrilled by the possibility of running into an astronaut in the checkout line."--"The Bulletin", Recommended - Ages 7-9
21.   Granddaddy's Turn: A Journey to the Ballot Box $16.99
22.   Henry's Freedom Box
Underground railroad - True story for ages 4-8, reading level - 3.0
23.   I Am Rosa Parks
Grades 1-3. Written by the legendary Mrs. Parks, herself, this book will inspire children to let their life count for something good.
24.   CD & Book - I Have a Dream (with CD)
'An illustrated edition of Martin Luther King's famous "I have a dream" speech, with the official recording from the March on Washington, delivered August 28, 1963." Ages 8-12
25.   I Love My Hair - paperback
Little girls learns to feel good about her hair. Ages 4-8
26.   I, Too, Am America
A celebration of Pullman porters is the focus of this picture book edition of Langston Hughes' classic poem.
27.   If You Lived at the Time of Martin Luther King
Question and answer format about the Civil Rights Movement of the 1950's and 1960's.
28.   If You Traveled on the Underground Railroad
Questions and answers about the undergroud railroad.
29.   Jackie Robinson - American Hero
Ages 8-11 - Tie-in for the new movie "42"
30.   Jamaica's Find
A little girl finds a stuffed dog in the park and decides to take it home. Ages 4-8
31.   Keena Ford and the Field Trip Mix-up $5.99
32.   Lillian's Right to Vote: A Celebration of the Voting Rights Act of1965
"An elderly African American woman, en route to vote, remembers her family s tumultuous voting history.."
33.   Malcolm Little: The Boy Who Grew Up to Become Malcolm X
NEW! - Malcolm X for children, written by his daughter.
34.   More Than Anything Else (Story of Booker T. Washington)
Young Booker T. Washington wants to learn to read. Ages 5 & up
35.   Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People To Freedom
Story of Harriet Tubman. Ages 5-8
36.   My People $17.99
37.   Of Thee I Sing: A Letter to My Daughters by Barack Obama
Barack Obama's first children's book, Age 4-8
38.   Pink and Say
True Civil War story about two boys
39.   Ruby Bridges Goes to School
"In 1960, six-year-old Ruby Bridges walked through an angry crowd and into a school where she changed history" True story. Reading level - 2.5
40.   Ruby and the Booker Boys - Brand New School, Brave New Ruby
Meet a very confident 8 year old.
41.   Stat: Slam Dunk $5.99
42.   Story of Ruby Bridges - paperback
Six year old integrates a New Orleans school - true story Ages 5-8
43.   Sugar Plum Ballerina - Perfectly Prima
Whoopi Goldberg's story of a struggling young ballerina
44.   Trivia Queen, 3rd Grade Supreme
Grades 3-5
45.   Uncle Jed's Barbershop
Ages 4-7. Story of overcoming during the days of segregation - a dream of business ownership is finally realized. Coretta Scott King Honor Book
46.   Wagon Wheels
Reading Rainbow Book - True story of Black migration after slavery
47.   We Are The Ship - Story of the Negro League Baseball
Negro Baseball League with a double page fold-out spread
48.   When Marian Sang
Award-winning biography of Marian Anderson
49.   Who Is Barack Obama
First African-American president biography. Ages 8-12
50.   Who Is Michelle Obama?
Ages 8-12
51.   Who Was Louis Armstrong? $5.99
52.   Wilma Unlimited
A biography of the African American woman who overcame crippling polio as a child to become the first woman to win three gold medals in a single Olympics.
53.   With Books and Bricks: How Booker T. Washington Built a School
Ages 7-10
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Black Firsts - 3rd Edition
Only $34.95

Dancing in the Wings
Only $7.99

I Am Rosa Parks
Only $3.99

More Than Anything Else (Story of Booker T. Washington)
Only $17.99

The Skin I'm In by Sharon Flake
Only $9.99

Michelle Obama Paper Dolls
Only $9.99

Toddler - Girls - Set of 6
Only $42.90
On SALE for only $39.95

Doll - Baby's First Doll - Black Boy - Ships separately - Allow an extra 2 weeks.
Only $15.95

Doll - Learn to Dress Black Girl - Ships separately - Allow an extra 2 weeks.
Only $25.40

Ruby and the Booker Boys - Brand New School, Brave New Ruby
Only $5.99

Baby Gift Set - Deluxe
Only $183.95

Full, Full, Full of Love
Only $4.99

Chocolate Me
Only $17.99

Sugar Plum Ballerinas - Set of 6
Only $29.94

Bat Boy and His Violin - Hardcover
Only $20.99

No Way Out: The War Story of a WWII Buffalo Soldier
Only $14.95

Who Was....? - Set of 6
Only $35.94

Our Children Can Soar: A Celebration of Rosa, Barack, and the Pioneers of Change
Only $8.99

Love Will See You Through: Martin Luther King Jr.'s Six Guiding Beliefs (as Told by His Niece)
Only $18.99

Only $27.50

Soul Food Love: Healthy Recipes Inspired by One Hundred Years of Cooking in a Black Family
Only $30.00

Eating the Rainbow: A Colorful Food Book
Only $6.99

Lillian's Right to Vote: A Celebration of the Voting Rights Act of1965
Only $17.99

Katie Fry - Set of 2
Only $7.98

Who Built? - Set of 2
Only $34.98
On SALE for only $29.95

The Wait: A Powerful Practice for Finding the Love of Your Life and the Life You Love
Only $15.99

She Speaks: Wisdom from the Women of the Bible to the Modern Black Woman
Only $9.99

Leo - Set of 2
Only $19.90

Who Was Maya Angelou?
Only $5.99

Who Is Michelle Obama?
Only $5.99

STAT: Standing Tall & Talented - Set of 5 for Boys
Only $29.95

NKJV Holy Bible - Journal Edition plus Colored Gel Pens
Only $54.94

Hidden Figures - Young Reader's Edition - Hardcover
Only $16.99

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
Only $18.00

Preaching to the Chickens - The Story of Young John Lewis
Only $17.99
On SALE for only $15.99

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks - Hardcover
Only $27.00

Easy to Read Chapter Books - Set of 7
Only $34.93

She Persisted: 13 American Women Who Changed the World
Only $17.99

Doll - Mine to Love Gabrielle Doll
Only $24.99

The Hollywood Commandments: A Spiritual Guide to Secular Success
Only $25.99

Obama: An Intimate Portrait, Deluxe Limited Edition (Special)
Only $200.00

Ada Twist Scientist
Only $18.99

Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History
Only $16.99

Be a King: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Dream and You
Only $17.99

Adventure Bible-NIV (Revised) - Imitation Leather - Imprintable - Brown Cover
Only $39.99

The New Jim Crow - Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness
Only $19.95

Believing in Magic: My Story of Love, Overcoming Adversity, and Keeping the Faith - Paperback
Only $16.00
On SALE for only $13.00

A Picture Book of George Washington Carver
Only $7.99

Reach Higher - An Inspiring Photo Celebration of First Lady Michelle Obama
Only $19.99

Educational Toy - Noah's Ark Wooden Shape Sorter
Only $29.99

Becoming - Large Print - by Michelle Obama
Only $34.50
On SALE for only $28.95

Who Were the Tuskegee Airmen?
Only $5.99

Michelle Obama Inspiring Words Coloring Book
Only $9.99

Totebag - My First Church Bag
Only $14.99

The Blessing of Africa: The Bible and African Christianity
Only $25.00

God's Answer for the Graduate: Class of 2019 - Brown Leathersoft - NKJV
Only $14.99

Outer Space Eco-Friendly Lunch Box
Only $25.00

Just Ask: Be Different, Be Brave, Be You
Only $17.99
On SALE for only $13.99

Harriet Tubman - Set of 4
Only $40.96
On SALE for only $0.00

Debt-Free Degree: The Step-By-Step Guide to Getting Your Kid Through College Without Student Loans
Only $19.99

NEW! - Kid's First Coding and Robotics (with battery)
Only $129.95

Just Mercy (Movie Tie-In Edition): A Story of Justice and Redemption
Only $17.99
On SALE for only $15.99

Countering the Conspiracy to Destroy Black Boys by Jawanza Kunjufu - Set of 4
Only $33.80

Of Thee I Sing: A Letter to My Daughters by Barack Obama
Only $17.99

I Love My Hair - paperback
Only $8.99

Elementary Library Set - 62 books
Only $630.00
On SALE for only $595.00

Henry's Freedom Box
Only $17.99

The Colors of Us
Only $7.99

Black Pioneers of Science and Invention
Only $8.99

Mommy, Is Today Sabbath? - (African-American edition)
Only $13.95

Whose Knees Are These?
Only $7.99

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