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A celebration of the lives and achievements of inspirational black people through history who made a difference. Amazing Artists explores the contribution of black artists to world culture, from painters such as Jean-Michel Basquiat to writers like Malorie Blackman and inspirational musicians such as Stevie Wonder. Along the way, they have smashed down barriers and defeated prejudices with their sheer talent and resilience. Black Stories Matter is a powerful illustrated collection of stories of inspiring black personalities through history.

Perfect for readers aged 8 and above.


Main biographies: Jean-Michel Basquiat, Toni Morrison, Steve McQueen, Nina Simone, Malorie Blackman, Sidney Poitier, Beyonce and Jay-Z, Chris Ofili, Misty Copeland, Stevie Wonder. Mini biographies: Stormzy, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Idris Elba, Nikki Giovanni, Langston Hughes, Lupita Nyong'o, Edmonia Lewis, Emily Kame Kngwarreye

Black Stories Matter: Amazing Artists

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