An American Story (Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award Winner) (Kobo eBook)

An American Story (Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award Winner) By Kwame Alexander, Dare Coulter Cover Image
$10.99
Available Now

Description


A Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award Book
A 2023 New York Times Best Children's Book
A 2023 Publisher's Weekly Best Picture Book
An NPR Best Book of the Year

#1 New York Times Bestselling and award-winning author of The Undefeated**, Kwame Alexander, pens a powerful picture book that tells the story of American slavery through the voice of a teacher struggling to help her students understand its harrowing history.**

From the fireside tales in an African village, through the unspeakable passage across the Atlantic, to the backbreaking work in the fields of the South, this is a story of a people's struggle and strength, horror and hope. This is the story of American slavery, a story that needs to be told and understood by all of us. A testament to the resilience of the African American community, this book honors what has been and envisions what is to be.

With stunning mixed-media illustrations by Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award winning artist Dare Coulter, this is a potent book for those who want to speak the truth. Perfect for family sharing, the classroom, and homeschooling.

Product Details
ISBN-13: 9780316559225
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Publication Date: January 3rd, 2023
Language: