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Black History Month

Celebrate Black History Month in your classroom or library with these K–12 books.

by 49th Teachers · Tagged black history and black lives

Meet Willie O'Ree (Scholastic Canada Biography)

by (author) Elizabeth MacLeod
illustrated by Mike Deas

Biographie en images : Voici Willie O'Ree

by (author) Elizabeth MacLeod
illustrated by Mike Deas

Africville

by (author) Shauntay Grant
illustrated by Eva Campbell

The Birdman

A Journey with the Underground Railroad's Most Daring Abolitionist

by (author) Troon Harrison
illustrated by Fran�ois Thisdale

The Stone Thrower

by (author) Jael Ealey Richardson
illustrated by Matt James

The Stone Thrower

A Daughter's Lessons, a Father's Life

by (author) Jael Ealey Richardson

Viola Desmond Won't Be Budged!

by (author) Jody Nyasha Warner
illustrated by Richard Rudnicki

Up Home

by (author) Shauntay Grant
illustrated by Susan Tooke

Famous Black Canadians

by (author) Ramona Heikel

Oscar Lives Next Door

A Story Inspired by Oscar Peterson's Childhood

by (author) Bonnie Farmer
illustrated by Marie Lafrance

A Likkle Miss Lou

How Jamaican Poet Louise Bennett Coverley Found Her Voice

by (author) Nadia L. Hohn
illustrated by Eugenie Fernandes

Black Women Who Dared

by (author) Naomi M. Moyer

Mayann's Train Ride

by (author) Mayann Francis
illustrated by Tamara Thiébaux-Heikalo

Mayann prend le train

by (author) Mayann Francis
illustrated by Tamara Thiébaux Heikalo
translated by Suzanne Bernard

My Totem Came Calling

by (author) Blessing Musariri & Thorsten Nesch