Picture book biographies of African Americans are:


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By David A. Adler: A Picture Book ofjesse Owens (1992), A Picture Book ofRosa Parks (1993), A Picture Book ofFrederick Douglas (1993), A Picture Book of Harriet Tubman (1992), A Picture Book of Martin Luther King (1989), Jackie Robinson: He Was the First (1989), Martin Luther King, Jr.: Free at Last,(1986). All published by New York: Holiday House; By Joann Johansen Burch, Marian Wright Edelman, Children's Champion (1994). Brookfield,CT: Millbrook Press; By Patricia McKissack, & Frederick McKissack: The Father of Black History (1991), Mary McLeod (1992), Booker T. Washington: Leader and Educator (1992), Sojourner Truth: A Voice for Freedom (1992), Madam C.J. Walker: Self-Made Millionaire (1992), Jesse Owens: Olympic Star (1992), Langston Hughes: Great American Poet (1992), Zora Neale Hurston, Writer and Storyteller (1992), Paul Robeson: A Voice to Remember (1992), Satchel Paige: The Best Arm in Baseball (1992), The Story of Booker T. Washington (1991), Frederick Douglass: Leader Against Slavery (1991), Mary Church Terrell: Leader for Equality (1991), Louis Armstrong: Jazz Musician (1991), Mary McLeod Bethune: A Great Teacher,(1991), George Washington Carver: The Peanut Scientist (1991), Ida B. Wells-Barnett: A Voice Against Violence (1991), Martin Luther King, Jr.: Man of Peace (1991), Ralph J. Bunche: Peacemaker (1991), Marian Anderson: A Great Singer (1991). All published by Hillside, NJ: Enslow Publishers. James Weldon Johnson: "Lift Every Voice and Sing'"'(1990). Chicago: Children's Press; By Walter Dean Myers, Young Martin's Promise (1993). Austin TX: Raintree Steck-Vaughn; By Andrea Davis Pinkney, Dear Benjamin Banneker. (1994). San Diego CA: Harcourt Brace&Co. Alvin Alley (1993) New York: Hyperion Booksfor Children.

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