Heroes in Black History

True Stories from the Lives of Christian Heroes

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Timeless Lessons for Families From Great Christians in Black History

Drawn from the lives of key Christian from the past and present, Heroes in Black History is a beautifully illustrated treasury of forty-two exciting and educational readings designed to help foster Christian character qualities in families with elementary-age children. This inspiring collection, highlighting African-American Christians, presents a short biography and three true stories for each hero, including:

Harriet Tubman
George Washington Carver
William Seymour
Thomas A. Dorsey
Mary McLeod Bethune
Martin Luther King Jr.

Whether read together at family devotions or alone, Heroes in Black History is an ideal way to acquaint children ages six to twelve with historically important Christians while imparting valuable lessons.

The Authors

  1. Dave Jackson

    Dave Jackson

    Dave Jackson is co-author, with his wife, Neta, of the award-winning Trailblazer Books and the Hero Tales series, as well as No Random Act, the story behind the 1999 murder of Coach Ricky Byrdsong. Dave holds a degree in journalism from Judson College...

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  2. Neta Jackson

    Neta Jackson

    Dave and Neta Jackson are an award-winning husband-andwife writing team, the authors or coauthors of more than a hundred books. They are most well-known for the Trailblazers, a forty-book series of historical fiction about great Christian heroes for young...

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