Born On The Water: The 1619 Project
Nikole Hannah-Jones & Renee Watson
art: Nikkolas Smith

This visually stunning book portrays a proud West Central African culture prior to enslavement; the brutality of enslavement itself; and the courage, perseverance and resistance that enabled Black people to survive while playing a pivotal role in helping to build an America of justice and equality.

Ages 5-12. Hardcover, 9x9, 42pp., 2021.