History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage, need not be lived again.

– Maya Angelou, Author

i wandered, lost: poems

We are all looking for something- for love, acceptance, peace, understanding, for truth, and escape. “i wandered, lost,” a collection of poetry,” aptly conveys the rush of emotions accompanying growth. These poems are for those who struggle to see beauty in the darkness; who have learned to stand tall under the weight of self-doubt. Kristina Brooke Daniele brings you on a journey that will leave you nodding, crying, smiling, and looking forward to the future.

Civil Rights Then and Now: A Timeline History of the Fight for Equality in America

Take a crash course in the social justice issues that keep the United States from realizing its promise of equality! This civil rights book for kids is simultaneously a guide for parents and educators who worry about broaching the topics of racism, discrimination, and prejudice. Civil Rights Then and Now: A Timeline of the Fight for Equality in America presents the reader with facts, biographies, and landmark supreme court cases in an easily digestible manner and within a historical context. Included in this book are vocabulary lists, questions for comprehension and discussion, and even essay/journaling prompts. This information-packed social justice book and civil rights timeline introduces readers to a selection of many critical civil rights movement events in black history. From the embarrassing origins of Slavery to the modern struggle against systemic and overt oppression, this book will spark conversations about subjects that we can no longer afford to ignore.