Podcast: Juneteenth Vs. July 4th in KidLit

Juneteenth, the holiday celebrating the emancipation of enslaved Americans, falls on June 19th – just sixteen days before the United States celebrates the Independence Day holiday on July 4th. Explore the history of Juneteenth and children’s books featuring Juneteenth. In between the liberation of the colonies from England (1775) and the liberation of the enslaved […]