Two books by the gifted author /artist team, Andrea Davis Pinkney and Brian Pinkney, about Harriet Tubman (Step-Stomp-Stride) and the Greensboro lunch counter sit-in (Sit-In: How Four Friends Stood Up by Sitting Down).
Historical Fiction Title: Seven Candela of Kwanzaa By: Andrea Davis Pinkney and illustrated by David Pinkney Ages: Unknown Summary: This book teaches kids about the history and traditions of Kwanzaa through the story of a family.
Andrea Davis Pinkney and Brian Pinkney tell the story of Alvin Ailey in this picture-book biography. A giant in the modern dance choreography world, Ailey was also a major proponent of African-American culture and talent. This husband-and-wife team make a name that’s familiar to many come alive as the great man he was.
USA - CIVIL RIGHTS PIN Explores the intersecting lives of civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr. and gospel singer Mahalia Jackson at the historic moment when their joined voices inspired landmark changes.