Author: Therese M Shea
Some African American superstars are role models for many young people. They've made history and challenged the status quo. This set highlights the many achievements of some of today's most influential African Americans, including Patrick Mahomes and Lizzo. Biographical information shares these stars' stories from sometimes-humble beginnings and documents their lives as they blaze a trail for people of color and others. The stories will enthrall readers and inspire them to work hard to achieve their dreams. Features include: Full-color photographs aid readers in making important connections between the narratives and real life. Age-appropriate language coupled with glossaries assist readers in strengthening their vocabulary. Timelines guide readers through important moments and milestones.