Nonfiction Picture Book Wednesday: Malcolm Little #nfpb2014

My favorite reading challenge for 2014 is Kid Lit Frenzy’s Nonfiction Picture Book Challenge. Visit Alyson’s blog to find out about more great nonfiction picture books. I first learned about Ilyasah Shabazz’s picture book biography of her father, Malcolm X, at The Brown Bookshelf, a terrific blog promoting diverse literature for children and young adults.…

Beyond Slavery and Civil Rights: Nonfiction Picture Books about African-Americans #nfpb10for10

Cathy Mere at Reflect and Refine, Mandy Robek at Enjoy and Embrace Learning, and Julie Balen at Writing at the Edge are hosting the 2014 Nonfiction Picture Book 10 for 10 event. If you’re participating in Kid Lit Frenzy’s Nonfiction Picture Book Challenge this year, today’s event is a wonderful resource for discovering new titles.…