The Palm of My Heart: Poetry by African American Children E–pub Download
Change the course of our American landscapefrom his great uncle helping blacks to get the right to vote to his grandmother voting for the first time at the age of 80 Black stride It sthe arch of my backthe curve of my spinethe way I standand my stance isprideOh this book It will bring a tear to your eye and give you hope The poems in this book are small but they are mighty beautiful illustrations and sweet words from children Lovely short poems by children about black pride The kids were all upper elementary age when the book was published They re now in their late twenties I really enjoyed reading the creative and insightful poetry created by these young African American children However I was actually uite disturbed by the grim and downright creepy illustrations
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