Wacky alphabet book pokes fun at silent letters and more.
By Raj Haldar, Chris Carpenter
Charming, inspiring tale of 9-year-old protester.
By Cynthia Levinson
Inspiring, educational story of 1800s civil rights heroes.
By Susan E. Goodman
Uneven writing in kid-friendly intro to black history.
By Charles R. Smith Jr.
Lively, frank portrait of Jefferson, flaws and all.
By Maira Kalman
Malcolm X's daughter portrays his childhood in earnest bio.
By Ilyasah Shabazz
Artistic alphabet search is clever but tricky.
By John Nickle