Samuel E. Davis: The Man Who Could Do Anything

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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...

Beloved Globetrotter Meadowlark Lemon Dies

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For those of you old enough to remember the glory days of the Harlem Globetrotters, this image will bring a smile to your lips....

Ira’s Shakespeare Dream

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Anyone who has ever dreamed big will love author Glenda Armand’s newest picture book about a boy who “dreamed too big for a colored...

The Fabulous Nina Simone!

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I’ve been hearing all my life that I’m a late bloomer, and this weekend I finally accepted that fact. That’s because I was scrolling...

How Jelly Roll Morton Invented Jazz

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Few genres of music are as unpredictable and mysterious as jazz, and author Jonah Winter’s new picture book gives readers a good idea why. In...