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what color is my world
Grade Level
4-5
Genre
Contemporary Realistic Fiction
Format
Picture Story Book
Content
US History

18 March 2013

What Color Is My World?: The Lost History of African-American Inventors

Written by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar & Raymond Obstfeld; Illustrated by Ben Boos & A.G. Ford

Modern technology is built upon the knowledge and discoveries of innovators of the past. From headphones and bread-makers, these machines were created by people of all race and gender. Take a look at What Color is My World to learn more about African American innovators. This book packs lots of interesting information. So much so that we recommend reading the story part of the book first, then going back and reading the highlighted biographies.