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Little Legends: Exceptional Men in Black History

Little Legends: Exceptional Men in Black History

An important book for readers of all ages, this beautifully illustrated and engagingly written volume brings to life true stories of black men in history. 
Among these biographies, readers will find aviators and artists, politicians and pop stars, athletes and activists. The exceptional men featured include artist Aaron Douglas, civil rights leader John Lewis, dancer Alvin Ailey, filmmaker Oscar Micheaux, musician Prince, photographer Gordon Parks, tennis champion Arthur Ashe, and writer James Baldwin.
The legends in this book span centuries and continents, but what they have in common is that each one has blazed a trail for generations to come.

  • Another Black Author

    Vashti Harrison, author and illustrator of the bestselling Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History, is an artist, author, and filmmaker with a passion for storytelling. She earned her MFA in film and video from California Institute of the Arts, where she snuck into animation and illustration classes to learn from Disney and DreamWorks legends. There she rekindled a love for drawing and painting. Now she uses her love for both film and illustration to craft beautiful stories for children

  • Type

    Hardcover

  • Publisher

    Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

  • Publish Date

    November 19th 2019

$10.00Price
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