EXPLORE BLACK HISTORY MONTH THIS FEBRUARY WITH SQUARE ONE

EXPLORE BLACK HISTORY MONTH THIS FEBRUARY WITH SQUARE ONE

GARDEN CITY PARK, NY: February is Black History Month, and Square One Publishers has the following titles to share in celebration—and recognition—of this important time of the year:

Black Broadway: African Americans on the Great White Way ($39.95 USD, ISBN: 9780757003882) is a critically acclaimed hardcover by Tony-winning theater producer and historian Stewart Lane that uses words and pictures to capture the past tumultuous centuryand to highlight the rocky road that Black actors have travelled to reach recognition on the Great White Way.

The Gift of Black Folk ($14.95 USD, ISBN: 9780757003196) stands as the most recently revised edition of the W. E. B. Du Bois classic, first underwritten and published in 1924 by the Knights of Columbus Historical Commission at the height of this country's Black Renaissance based in the Harlem section of New York City.

Black Health Matters: The Vital Facts You Must Know to Protect Your Health and That of Your Loved Ones ($16.95 USD, ISBN: 9780757005077) offers a number of commonsense ways to prevent, manage, and possibly eliminate those health issueshypertension, stroke, diabetes, heart disease, kidney failure, and cancer among othersthat remain so prevalent in the Black community. (Now available as an audio book from Audible - click here to see/hear a sample.)

Matchsticks: An Education in Black and White ($24.95 USD, ISBN: 9780757005053) is the inspiring true story of youth sports pioneer Fred Engh, who in 1961 was one of the first white students to attend Maryland State College—a then all-Black college—and who learned to see beyond the issues of racism that continue to pervade America's culture. (Also available in audio.)

And there is also our winner of the IBPA Benjamin Franklin Award for Best Health Title, African-American Healthy: What You Need to Know to Protect Your Health ($15.95 USD, ISBN: 9780757003615) by Richard W. Walker, Jr., MD with a strong focus on how vitamin D3 can serve as a crucial piece in better health lifestyle choices for the Black community nationwide.

Square One titles are available through Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Bookshop.org, and wherever else books are sold.
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