Come Sunday –
A Young Readers History of Congo Square
Written by: Freddi Williams Evans
Come Sunday provides an engaging account of Congo Square and the African presence in New Orleans through culturally relevant content paired with over 130 images and primary documents. These sources provide close-up views of life during the time of the Antebellum Sunday gatherings in Congo Square. Readers are able to analyze, compare, think critically, and discuss content, which develops a deeper understanding of history and how it impacts the world today.
- Bronze Medal Winner, Independent Publisher Book Awards, 2018
- Finalist, Next Generation Indie Book Award, 2018
- Nominee, 2017 Humanities Book of the Year, Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities