Tell All the Children Our Story

Tell All the Children Our Story

Memories and Mementos of Being Young and Black in America

By Tonya Bolden

Harry N. Abrams, Hardcover, 9780810944961, 128pp.

Publication Date: February 1, 2002

In a warm, personal voice, Tonya Bolden explores what it has meant to be young and black in America. From the first recorded birth of a black child in Jamestown, through the Revolution, the Civil War, Reconstruction, and the fight for civil rights, right on up to our own time, Bolden brings to light how black children have worked and played, suffered and rejoiced. 127 illustrations.

About the Author
Tonya Bolden has authored and coauthored more than twenty books. She also worked with Mother Love on her book Forgive or Forget and with Eartha Kitt on Rejuvenate! (It's Never Too Late). To learn more about her work visit