Book cover for "The 1619 Project: Born on the Water"

The 1619 Project: Born on the Water

The 1619 Project’s lyrical picture book in verse chronicles the consequences of slavery and the history of Black resistance in the United States, thoughtfully rendered by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones and Newbery honor-winning author Renée Watson.


Written by: Nikole Hannah-Jones and Renée Watson

Illustrated by: Nikkolas Smith