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Your Legacy: A Bold Reclaiming of Our Enslaved History

By Diondra Brown, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 5+

Vibrant celebration of heroes in African American history.

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This picture book is a proud, bold, and vibrant celebration of some of the greatest figures of African American history and their accomplishments. Your Legacy: A Bold Reclaiming of Our History shows the importance of all African Americans throughout history, as each person, from the enslaved to the celebrities, have taken steps toward freedom and equality for future generations. Tonya Engel's bright illustrations engage readers and create a sense of strength and warmth. Even the youngest readers will understand the clear story being told, the major themes of the book, and the important character traits that define the leaders, artists, and innovative pioneers who are spotlighted.

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