Shortlisted for the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal 2020
This is for the unforgettable. The unafraid. The undefeated. From New York Times bestselling-author Kwame Alexander comes this powerful and important ode to black history: the strength and bravery of everyday people and the grit, passion, and perseverance of some of the world's greatest artists, athletes, and activists.
With references to lyrics and lines originally shared by our most celebrated heroes, this poem digs into the not-so-distant past to underline the endurance and spirit of those surviving and thriving in the present.
Publisher: Andersen Press Ltd
Number of pages: 40
Weight: 285 g
Dimensions: 267 x 280 x 4 mm
'A powerful tribute to the African-American experience...This book will fill readers with a sense of the wealth and the cost of history.' - The New York Times
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