who was...? The African American collection
The Who Was..? Series
Debuted in 2002 bringing
biographies to a whole new audience.
This series of inspiring, illustrated biographies is perfect for young middle-grade readers. Each biography is complete with facts, interesting anecdotes, and compelling black-and-white illustrations. Sidebars on related topics, a timeline, and a bibliography enhance readers understanding of each person. These books will match your readers who are beyond easy-to-read but not quite ready for long, detailed nonfiction.