By Kadir Nelson
In this lush, acclaimed book, award-winning author-illustrator Kadir Nelson tells the story of global icon and Noble Peace Prize winner Nelson Mandela in poignant free verse and glorious illistrations. It is the story of a young boy’s determination to change South Africa, and of the struggles of a man who eventually became the president of his country. Mandela believed in equality for all people, no matter the color of their skin. Readers will be inspired by Mandela’s triumph and his lifelong quest to create a more just world.