Andre Beard made connecting trains easy.
The Jenny Coupler used big hooks that were greasy.
Craig Thompson does it again with this bright and rhyme-filled book overflowing with black inventors like Elijah McCoy, “The Real McCoy”, Augustus Jackson who revitalized ice cream, Madame CJ Walker who changed black hair care...and many more.
Craig Thompson, autjhor of The ABCs of Black History moves the reader along with carefully chosen “kid-speak” that educates and stimulates. Set next to the bright and vivacious illustrations by Roger James, these poetic descriptions make book comes alive.