Collector’s Item – Written by Opal Lee – the grandmother of Juneteenth!
“An engaging way to introduce the history of slavery and freedom to children in words they can understand. Ms. Opal highlights the celebration of Juneteenth and the importance of commemorating this milestone all across America.” – publisher
Ms. Opal Lee, a 94 year old social activist, educator leads the push to make Juneteenth a national holiday. Hear her story, see her walk from Texas to Washington DC to garner support for that effort on her website – www.opalswalk2dc.com