Other Books in Series
- #2: Black Stars of the Civil Rights Movement (Paperback): $18.00
- #9: Black Stars of Harlem Renaissa (Paperback): $18.00
Meet the Greatest heroes of africa--from ancient to modern times
"The books in the Black Stars series are the types of books that would have really captivated me as a kid."
--Earl G. Graves, Black Enterprise magazine
Askia the Great
Behanzin Hossu Bowelle
Sir Seretse Khama
Albert John Luthuli
About the Author
Jim Haskins (New York, NY) has written more than 100 nonfiction books for young readers. He is a Professor of English at the University of Florida, Gainesville, and winner of numerous awards, including The Washington Post Children's Book Guild Award for the body of his work and the Coretta Scott King Book Award.