Book The Words of African-American Heroes [Paperback] (Book 13669721),
back to browsing

The Words of African-American Heroes [Paperback]

  • This inspirational and thought-provoking collection celebrates quotations from a wide range of African-American heroes, from Sojourner Truth to Frederick Douglass, Thurgood Marshall to Jackie Robinson, Ella Fitzgerald to Harriet Tubman, Toni Morrison to George Washington Carver, Martin Luther King Jr. to Barack Obama, Spike Lee to Snoop Dogg.

    Organized thematically, the selections explore key topics such as overcoming obstacles, teaching life lessons, and nurturing creativity. The book features more than 350 quotations memorializing the wisdom and strength of 200 notable African-American heroes. The sources for the quotations and an instructive biographical section are included as well.

    "Don't be afraid of falling. It doesn't matter how many times you fall down. All that matters is how many times you keep getting up."---Marian Wright Edelman

    "I have often reflected upon the new vistas that reading opened to me. I knew right there in prison that reading had changed forever the course of my life. As I see it today, the ability to read awoke in me some long dormant craving to be mentally alive."---Malcolm X
    Read More...
  • Credits
    ClaraVillarosaCompiler
  • Critic Reviews
    BOOK REVIEWS COMING SOON!!!!
0 Stars 0 average rating
Out of Stock
Our price $12.50
Add to wishlist

What viewers like you said...

Have you read this book? Be the first to write a review

Also suggested for you...

  • buy now for

    $8.18

    Paperback
  • buy now for

    $11.10

    Paperback
  • buy now for

    $11.10

    Paperback
  • buy now for

    $21.43

    Paperback