10 Children’s Books celebrating Juneteenth
19th of June is Juneteenth! Also known as Juneteenth Freedom Day, it commemorates the abolition of slavery in Texas, and more generally the emancipation of African American slaves throughout the Confederate South. On June 19th 1865 the Union soldiers brought the news to Texas that the war had ended and the slaves were now free.
Here are some great children’s books celebrating Juneteenth, for Elementary School, Middle School and High School.