Black History Month Book Giveaway, Book Lists, and Resources

This February, we’ve rounded up some of our Black History Month resources and collections.

Black History Month Spotlight: William “Doc” Key

As February comes to an end, we round out Black History Month with a spotlight on William “Doc” Key, a self-taught veterinarian who taught his horse Jim Key how to read, write, and calculate math problems. Teaching a horse these skills might sound preposterous, but Doc was able to nurture Jim’s ability through kindness, patience, and empathy. Together they traveled throughout the United States and impressed audiences with Jim’s amazing performances. In the process, they broke racial barriers and raised awareness for the humane treatment of animals.

Here’s what Donna Janell Bowman, author of Step Right Up: How Doc and Jim Key Taught the World About Kindness, had to say about William “Doc” Key’s legacy and the amazing duo’s story:

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8 Black History Month Books for Middle School

In honor of Black History Month, we’ve gathered eight of our favorite Black History Month Books for middle school.

10 Black History Month Books for Grades 3-6

February is here! In honor of Black History Month, we’ve gathered ten of our favorite Black History Month Books for grade 3 to grade 6.

8 Black History Month Books for Grades K-2

February is almost upon us! Here are eight of our favorite Black History Month Books for kindergarten through grade 2.

7 Core Values to Celebrate During Black History Month

Lee & Low explores 7 core values to celebrate and additional resources to use during Black History Month.

Celebrate Black History Month with Five Collections from LEE & LOW BOOKS

Celebrate Black History Month with Five Collections from LEE & LOW BOOKS.

Celebrate Black History Month with Two Book Collections from LEE & LOW BOOKS!

Start your Black History Month book collection off with two book collections from LEE & LOW BOOKS.

7 Core Values to Celebrate During Black History Month

Lee & Low explores 7 core values to celebrate and additional resources to use during Black History Month.

Black History Month Beyond the Basics: Remembering Cortez Peters

Author Pamela M. Tuck tells us who she would choose to be as well-known or remembered as Rosa Parks and why.