Strange Fruit, Volume 1: Uncelebrated Narratives from Black History
Strange Fruit Volume I is a collection of stories from early African American history that represent the oddity of success in the face of great adversity. Each of the nine illustrated chapters chronicles an uncelebrated African American hero or event. From the adventures of lawman Bass Reeves, to Henry “Box” Brown’s daring escape from slavery. Age Range:12 and up, Grade Level: 7 and up
- By: Joel Christian Gill, foreword by Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
- Publisher: Fulcrum Publishing (May 1, 2014)
- ISBN-13: 978-1938486296
- Format: Paperback, 176 pages, 8 x 0.5 x 10 inches