Black History Month

Useful Links:

This infotopia site is a collection of websites:

Infotopia indexes only websites previously recommended by librarians &

Databases ( found on library page)

African-American Database

Books at the Hornets' Nest:

Journey to Jo'Burg by Beverly Naidoo
Which Way Freedom? by Joyce Hansen
Perseverance by editors of Time Life
Malcolm X: by Any Means Necessary: a Biography
Justin and the Best Biscuits in the World by Mildred Pitts Walter
Out From This Place by Joyce Hansen
My Name is Not Angelica by Scott O'Dell
A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park
John Johnson: Media Magnate by Keith Elliott Greenberg
The Afro-American Texans
Let the Circle Be Unbroken by Mildred Taylor
A Long Walk to Water by Linda Sue Park
Nelson Mandella: A Voice Set Free by Rebecca Stefoff
Nelson Mandela: Strength and Spirit of a Free South Africa
The Autobiography of Malcolm X by Alex Haley
Harriet Tubman: Conductor of the Underground Railroad by Ann Petry
Desmond Tutu
Soujourner Truth and the Struggle for Freedom by Edward Claflin
Tiger Woods


Five Notable Inventors
George Washington Carver
At the Plate with Sammy Sosa
Shaquille O'Neal
Jesse Owens, Olympic Hero
Who Was Rosa Parks?
Bo Jackson
Marion Jones
Carl Lewis
The Riches of Oseola McCarty