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The People Remember

By Diondra K. Brown, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 7+

Emotional book ties 500-year history to Kwanzaa principles.

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Author Ibi Zoboi expertly takes readers through the heart-wrenching and spiritual journey of African descendants in America in this emotional book. The experience of reading The People Remember is both saddening and hopeful. Readers are drawn in to the 30-page story with bright, rich, dynamic illustrations. This is a must-read for audiences young and old to better understand the course of history for African descendants in America. We can't know where we're going without knowing how we got here.

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