Reader's Roundtable Episode 46: Black History Month

This time we’re talking Black History Month, the Carnegie Medal, and more.

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Mari Picks

When The Schools Shut Down by Yolanda Gladden / Keisha Morris

We Shall Overcome by Bryan Collier

We Wait for The Sun by Dovey Johnson Roundtree

Mighty Justice:  My Life in Civil Rights by Dovey Johnson Roundtree and Katie McCabe

Jessica Picks

Matthew Henson and the Ice Temple of Harlem by Gary Phillips

The Thousand Crimes of Ming Tsu by Tom Lin

Cheryl Picks

We Are Each Other’s Harvest:  Celebrating African American Farmers, Land, and Legacy by Natalie Baszile

Queen Sugar by Natalie Baszile

A Little Devil in America:  Notes in Praise of Black Performance by Hanif Abdurraqib

Brief mentions (previously discussed):

§  Poet Warrior:  A Memoir by Joy Harjo (Ep. 42)

§  My Broken Language:  A Memoir by Quiara Alegría Hudes (Ep. 42)

§  Seek You: A Journey Through American Loneliness by Kristen Radtke (Ep. 44)

Andrew Carnegie Medals or Excellence in Fiction and Nonfiction