African American History

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Book Review Death of Innocence By Mamie Till-Mobley {living outside the stacks} #LivingOutsideTheStacks #TeamLOTSReads #BGMRead

Book Review: Death of Innocence: The Story of the Hate Crime that Changed America by Mamie Till-Mobley and Christopher Benson

Author: Mamie Till-Mobley and Christopher Benson Genre: African American Fiction Publisher: Random House Publication Date: 7 December 2011 Format: Kindle Edition Pages: 320 ABOUT THE BOOK {from the back of the book} The mother of Emmett Till recounts the story of her life, her son’s tragic death, and the dawn of the civil rights […]

Book Review Never Caught by Erica Armstrong Dunbar {living outside the stacks}

Book Review: Never Caught By Erica Armstrong Dunbar {An Audiobook Review}

Author: Erica Armstrong Dunbar Genre: History Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio Audible.com Release Date: 7 February 2017 Format: Kindle Listening Length: 6 hours and 45 minutes ABOUT THE BOOK A startling and eye-opening look into America’s first family, Never Caught is the powerful narrative of Ona Judge, George and Martha Washington’s runaway slave who risked it […]