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Schools of Hope by Norman H. Finkelstein
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Story of how Julius Rosenwald, president of Sears, Roebuck, created a charitable fund that provided money for more than 5,000 schools for rural blacks. A little similar to Andrew Carnegie's funding of public libraries, the Rosenwald fund required tha ...more
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Noah Webster by Catherine Reef
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Well-researched biography of Noah Webster. Gives context of the American Revolution that was going on while Noah was trying to get his degree at Yale, and then the arguments over the forming of the Constitution. Lots of black and white illustrations ...more
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Searching for Sarah Rector by Tonya Bolden
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Fascinating story of a lesser-known story in a lesser-known (outside of Oklahoma) historical place and era: the turn-of-the-20th century oil boom in Oklahoma and how one 12-year old black girl became wealthy after oil was found on her land. White gua ...more
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Talkin' Guitar by Robbin Gourley
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Beautiful watercolor illustrations showcase the story of Doc Watson, how the sounds of nature influenced this blind boy in Appalachia as he grew up to be an influential folk musician and create MerleFest. The text is lyrical, full of metaphor (his fi ...more
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The Female of the Species by Mindy McGinnis
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Taking Flight by Michaela DePrince
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I really enjoyed reading this well-written autobiography of a very talented and very courageous young woman, who escaped wartime atrocities in Sierra Leone to become a highly regarded ballerina. Co-written with her American adoptive mother, the book ...more
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