Our Guest: Amber O’Neal Johnston of Heritage Mom and author of A Place to Belong: Celebrating Diversity and Kinship in the Home and Beyond.
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Featured books in this episode:
Roll of Thunder Hear My Cry by Mildred D. Taylor
Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston
A Place to Belong: Celebrating Diversity and Kinship in the Home and Beyond by Amber O’Neal Johnston
Gladiola Garden by Effie Lee Newsome
Unspeakable: The Tulsa Race Massacre by Carole Boston Weatherford
The Mystery of the Loch Ness Monster by Jeannie Bendick
A History of African-American Artists from 1792 to the Present by Romare Bearden
Websites and Resources mentioned:
Stories of Color: Diverse, multicultural living books
Heritage Packs: Multicultural Lesson Guides from Heritage Mom
Do you have any questions for Amber?
What is your favorite hymn?
Do you have a personal story about “Amazing Grace”?
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