There is a wonderful series of leveled readers out there, and it features great bios from history. Today's feature is a book called George Washington Carver, by Kitson Jazynka. America has heard plenty of stories about the genius of George...
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On Sunday, February 21, 2016 106-year young Virginia McLaurin got to see her life-long dream come true when she visited the White House and met America's first African American president Barack Obama, and wife Michelle Obama. Says McLaurin, “I thought...
Frederick McKinley Jones has often been called "the man with a million ideas." He had so many that we will be featuring him often on this site. Here are two more important inventions that you should know about: WORLD WAR...
INVENTION: "THE DOUBLE GUITAR" Samule E. Davis was born in Crawford County, New Jersey during the years when slavery still existed. It is unknown whether he or anyone in his family were ever slaves; however, in 1847 he traveled to...
If you know little or nothing about the shocking life of civil rights activist Fannie Lou Hamer, this new picture book can get you all caught up. It is aptly titled Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer, Spirit of...

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