Frederick Douglass: The Lion Who Wrote History

The life, thoughts and actions of the amazing Frederick Douglass have been studied from almost every angle possible. But now comes a brand new,...

Freddie Figgers: Four Patents and Going Strong!

Meet 26-year-old Freddie Figgers, who became "one of the youngest African-Americans to own and operate an independent, U.S.-based telecommunications company." This company is called...

Hammering for Freedom!

Hello History-lovers, It's almost here! My debut #picturebook, HAMMERING FOR FREEDOM, will debut on September 25, 2018. After almost six years (that's right...six!), my debut picture...

Child of the Civil Rights Movement

In the important picture book, Child of the Civil Rights Movement, by Paula Young Shelton, Ms. Shelton (the daughter of politician, human rights activist...

Congratulations Meghan Markle and Prince Harry!

Most women dream of the fairy-tale wedding where we win a prince's heart, he proposes, and we marry him in a cloud of white...