Kadir Nelson Heart and Soul: The Story of America and African Americans Book

Kadir Nelson Heart and Soul: The Story of America and African Americans Book

Heart and Soul: The Story of America and African Americans

Kadir Nelson s Heart and Soul is the winner of numerous awards, including the 2012 Coretta Scott King Author Award and Illustrator Honor, and the recipient of five starred reviews.The story of America and African Americans is a story of hope and inspiration and unwavering courage This is the story of the men, women, and children who toiled in the hot sun picking cotton fo Kadir Nelson s Heart and Soul is the winner of numerous awards, including the 2012 Coretta Scott King Author Award and Illustrator Honor, and the recipient of five starred reviews.The story of America and African Americans is a story of hope and inspiration and unwavering courage This is the story of the men, women, and children who toiled in the hot sun picking cotton for their masters it s about the America ripped in two by Jim Crow laws it s about the brothers and sisters of all colors who rallied against those who would dare bar a child from an education It s a story of discrimination and broken promises, determination, and triumphs.Told through the unique point of view and intimate voice of a one hundred year old African American female narrator, this inspiring book demonstrates that in gaining their freedom and equal rights, African Americans helped our country achieve its promise of liberty and justice the true heart and soul of our nation.Supports the Common Core State Standards

Title : Heart and Soul: The Story of America and African Americans
Author :  Kadir Nelson
Language : English
Isbn : 0061730742
Format : Hardcover
Pages : 108 pages

Rating: 4.1

Reviewer: 8548 Reviews