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    Bruh Rabbit and the tar baby girl

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    Bruh Rabbit and the tar baby girl

    Hamilton, Virginia, 1936-2002.

    In this retelling, using Gullah speech, of a familiar story the wily Brer Rabbit outwits Brer Fox who has set out to trap him.

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    The secret of the stones

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    The secret of the stones : a folktale

    San Souci, Robert D.

    When they try to find out who is doing their chores while they are working in the field, a childless couple discovers that the two stones they have brought home are actually two bewitched orphans.

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    The creation

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    The creation

    Johnson, James Weldon, 1871-1938.

    A poem based on the story of creation from the first book of the Bible.

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    Satchel Paige

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    Satchel Paige

    Ransome, Lesa

    Examines the life of the legendary baseball player, who was the first African-American to pitch in a Major League World Series.

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    Before there was Mozart

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    Before there was Mozart : the story of Joseph Boulogne, Chevalier de Saint-George

    Cline-Ransome, Lesa.

    Chronicles the life and musical accomplishments of Joseph Boulogne, an African man and the son of a slave who came to eighteenth-century France to study music, describing the hardships he faced and treatment by his peers, and discussing the realization of his dream to perform in front of the king and queen.

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    Before she was Harriet

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    Before she was Harriet

    Cline-Ransome, Lesa.

    "Moses, General Tubman, Minty, Araminta, the woman we know today as Harriet Tubman went by many names. Each represented one of her many roles as a spy, as a liberator, as a suffragist, and more."--Provided by publisher.

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    Let my people go

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    Let my people go : Bible stories told by a freeman of color to his daughter, Charlotte, in Charleston, South Carolina, 1806-1816

    McKissack, Pat, 1944-

    The daughter of a free black man who worked as a blacksmith in Charleston, South Carolina, in the early 1800s recalls the stories from the Bible that her father shared with her, relating them to the experiences of African Americans.

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    Light in the darkness

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    Light in the darkness

    Cline-Ransome, Lesa.

    Risking a whipping if they are discovered, Rosa and her mama sneak away from their slave quarters during the night to a hidden location in a field where they learn to read and write in a pit school.

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    Sweet Clara and the freedom quilt

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    Sweet Clara and the freedom quilt

    Hopkinson, Deborah.

    A young slave stitches a quilt with a map pattern which guides her to freedom in the North.

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    Under the quilt of night

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    Under the quilt of night

    Hopkinson, Deborah.

    A young girl flees from the farm where she has been worked as a slave and uses the Underground Railroad to escape to freedom in the north.

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    Uncle Jed's barbershop

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    Uncle Jed's barbershop

    Mitchell, Margaree King.

    Despite serious obstacles and setbacks Sarah Jean's Uncle Jed, the only black barber in the county, pursues his dream of saving enough money to open his own barbershop.

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    This is the rope

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    This is the rope : a story from the Great Migration

    Woodson, Jacqueline.

    A rope passed down through the generations frames an African American family's story as they journey north during the time of the Great Migration.

    Due 08/30/19

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