a book list by Denise Fawcett Facey, Book Lover and Author of The Social Studies Helper
What distinguishes African American culture is also what unites it with the other ethnicities that comprise American culture: being at once distinctly American and decidedly different. The books on this list — all nonfiction and authored by African Americans — spotlight these two divergent aspects of African American life, via photos and/or prose.
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About Denise Fawcett Facey
I’m an educator, a writer and, of course, an avid reader. And, I guess it goes without saying that I enjoy talking about the books I read (although I’ve just said it!). You can read other things that I say at my website.
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