Black History - Nonfiction

These true accounts of what African Americans have had to endure to shape American history is both tragic and inspiring. Celebrate African American History all year long with one of these books.

Getting Away with Murder : The True Story of the Emmett till Case

We Shall Overcome : the History of the American Civil Rights Movement

I See the Promised Land

Abraham Lincoln and Frederick Douglass : The Story Behind an American Friendship

Harlem Stomp! : a Cultural History of the Harlem Renaissance

To the Mountaintop! : My Journey Through the Civil Rights Movement

We've Got a Job : The 1963 Birmingham Children's March

Discovering Wes Moore

Bad Boy : a Memoir

Malcolm X : By Any Means Necessary