The Kids Book of Black Canadian History

Rosemary Sadlier
Qijun Wang

From the first Black person who came to Canada about 400 years ago to the most recent wave of African immigrants, Black Canadians have played an important role in our country's history. In this informative overview, kids will discover the inspiring stories and events of a people who fought oppression as they searched for a place to call their own.

Featuring fact boxes, mini-profiles, a timeline and more, this book in the acclaimed Kids Book of series offers a glimpse into an often-overlooked part of Canadian history.

978-1-55453-587-3 | Oct 16, 2019
List Price: USD $15.99, CAD $15.99
4-color 8.5 x 11 56 pages
Grades: 3 To 7 / Ages: 8 to 12
978-1-5253-0831-4 | Feb 8, 2021
List Price: USD $5.99, CAD $5.99

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2006 - Red Cedar Book Award, Short-listed
2005 - Hackmatack Children's Choice Book Award, Short-listed
2004 - Violet Downey Book Award, The National Chapter of Canada IODE, Commended
2004 - White Raven Award, International Youth Library, Winner

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