February is Black History Month

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Celebrate Black History Month at the Belleville Public Library!

Come visit the 2nd floor of the library and check out the books on our Black History Month display. 

Celebrate Black History Month

 

To learn more about Black History Month visit here. For books, try these titles:

The Polished Hoe by Austin Clarke

The Book of Negroes by Lawrence Hill

What we all long for by Dionne Brand

Brown Girl in the Ring by Nalo Hopkinson

How to Make Love to a Negro without getting tired by Dany Laferriere

Half Blood Blues by Esi Edugyan

Twelve Years a Slave by Solomon Northup

A Place Called Heaven by Cecil Foster

Viola Desmond won't be budged by Jody Nyasha Warner

The Motorcyclist by George Elliott Clarke

I've got a home in glory land: a lost tale of the underground railroad by Karolyn Smardz Frost

The hanging of Angelique: the untold story of Canadian slavery and the burning of old Montreal by Afua Cooper

Black Moses: the real uncle Tom by Jessie Louise Beattie

Harriet Tubman: freedom seeker, freedom leader by Rosemary Sadlier 

 

For more titles visit the Belleville Public Library!