“Children’s” Books for Black History Month

Happy Black History Month! 

A Member of First Church helps a young boy learn how to read.

Here are some books you may want to check out with your children…

Early Childhood
  • The ABCs of Black History by Rio Cortez
  • Sing a Song by Kelly Starling Lyons
  • Little Leaders: Bold Black Women in History by Vashti Harrison
  • Little Leaders: Exceptional Men in Black History by Vashti Harrison
Middle School
  • Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson
  • Resistance Stories from Black history for Kids: Inspiring People and Events that Every Kid Should Know by Rann Miller
Young Adult
  • Assata Taught Me: State Violence, Racial Capitalism, and the Movement for Black Lives by Donna Murch
  • A Black Women’s History of the United States by Daina Ramey Berry & Kali Nicole Gross