About The Book

The Fierce 44 is a collection of mini-biographies of Black Americans and highlights the contributions to society they made during their lifetimes. Each subject has a brief description and features an illustration to accompany it. Well-known Black Americans from the time of slavery to the current day are featured. 44 is also a nod to President Obama, the 44th president of the United States.

The Fierce 44: Black Americans Who Shook Up the World