Here are some suggested books, available at a Brevard County Public Library near you, that are great for Read Aloud for Black History Month:


The Other Side

by Woodson, Jacqueline

I am Jackie Robinson

by Meltzer, Brad

Sojourner Truth’s step-stomp stride

by Pinkney, Andrea Davis

Martin’s Big Words: the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

by Rappaport, Doreen

Dinner at Aunt Connie’s house

by Ringgold, Faith

Henry’s Freedom Box: A True Story from the Underground Railroad

by Ellen Levine

 Wilma Unlimited: How Wilma Rudolph Became the World’s Fastest Woman 

by Kathleen Krull

 A Weed is a Flower: The Life of George Washington Carver 

by Aliki

If a Bus Could Talk : the story of Rosa Parks

by Ringgold, Faith

 Additional suggestions made by one of our longtime volunteers, Annett Reid:

Freedom Ship by Doreen Rappaport (3rd grade)

Luke Goes to Bat by Rachel Isadora  (1st grade)