Mamie on the Mound: A Woman in Baseball’s Negro Leagues by Leah Henderson [CeCe’s Multicultural Children’s Book Day Review]

Mamie on the Mound: A Woman in Baseball's Negro Leagues by Leah Henderson Published: January 2020 My rating: 4 of 5 stars Leah Henderson gives the reader an informative introduction to Mamie Johnson’s journey to playing Negro League Baseball. From her love of the sport in her early childhood to playing professionally as a pitcher... Continue Reading →

Ona Judge Outwits the Washingtons: An Enslaved Woman Fights for Freedom [CeCe’s Multicultural Children’s Book Day Review] #ReadYourWorld

  Ona Judge Outwits the Washingtons: An Enslaved Woman Fights for Freedom by Gwendolyn Hooks Published: October 2019 My rating: 4 of 5 stars Through Gwendolyn Hooks's evocative account, the reader comes to know Ona Judge and her fight for freedom. From her childhood in Virginia where she and her family were enslaved, working tirelessly... Continue Reading →

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