Juneteenth

Van G. Garrett (Author) Reginald C Adams (Illustrator)
Samson Bimbo Adenugba (Illustrator)
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138906
Product Type: Hardcover Books
Age Groups: Ages 4 to 6, Ages 7 to 9

A lyrical picture book about our newest national holiday, Juneteenth follows the annual celebration in Galveston, Texas—the birthplace of Juneteenth—through the eyes of a child coming to understand their place in Black American history in a story from three Texan creators.

A young Black child experiences the magic of the Juneteenth parade for the first time with their family as they come to understand the purpose of the party that happens every year—and why they celebrate their African American history!

The poetic text includes selected lyrics from “Lift Every Voice and Sing,” the unofficial Black National Anthem, and the vibrant art illuminates the beauty of this moment of Black joy celebrated across the nation. This vibrant adventure through the city streets invites young readers to make a joyful noise about freedom for all.

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SKU 138906
ISBN 9780358574323
Language English
Lexile ® Measure N/A
Page Count 40
Product Type Hardcover Books
Book Type Picture Books
Additional Contributor Reginald C Adams
Primary Contributor Van G. Garrett
Age Groups Ages 4 to 6, Ages 7 to 9
Publisher Versify