SELECTIONS FROM KADIR NELSON’S LIBRARY
We Are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball, Hyperion, 2008.
Mama Miti: Wangari Maathai and the Trees of Kenya by Donna Jo Napoli, Simon & Schuster, 2010.
Testing the Ice: A True Story About Jackie Robinson by Sharon Robinson, Scholastic, 2009.
All God’s Critters by Bill Staines, Simon & Schuster, 2009.
Coretta Scott by Ntozake Shange, Hyperion, 2009.
Abe’s Honest Words: The Life of Abraham Lincoln by Doreen Rappaport, Hyperion, 2008.
Henry’s Freedom Box: A True Story From the Underground Railroad by Ellen Levine, Scholastic, 2007.
Thunder Rose by Jerdine Nolen, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2007.
Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led her People to Freedom by Carole Boston Weatherford, Hyperion, 2006.
Hewit Anderson’s Great Big Life by Jerdine Nolen, Simon & Schuster, 2005.
Ellington Was Not A Street by Ntozake Shange, Simon & Schuster, 2004.