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This Good News interview is with award-winning author Carole Boston Weatherford who is the dean of Black young reader's non-fiction. She has written over 60 award winning books. This year she won an American Library Association Newbery Honor and another one of her books on Aretha Franklin got a Coretta Scott King award.
We are talking about her latest book Unspeakable: The Tulsa Race Massacre. This book is for young readers and like all of her books written in a language that help children understand historical sensitive events in the proper context.
Black Wall Street in Unspeakable: The Tulsa Race Massacre. The first of its kind, this picture book is a testament to the people who perished and those who survived one of the worst incidents of racial violence in our nation’s history.
For more information on Carole Weatherford and to get a copy of her books visit cbweatherford.com
The interview broadcasted on the radio May 28th, 2021 at 4:05PM on WGBN 1360AM www.wgbnradio.com (Simple Radio, TuneInRadio, GospelMusicRadio apps)--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/danielle-smith26/message