The Story of the Windrush

The Story of the Windrush


The Story of the Windrush



Retail Price: 


Publication Date: 

15th Oct 2020 (Scholastic)


48 pages




200 x 130 mm
Book I in the Our Story: New Black Histories series

The story before the scandal. A book to celebrate the inspiring legacy of the Windrush pioneers. In June 1948, hundreds of Caribbean men, women and children arrived in London on a ship called the Empire Windrush. Combining historical fact with voices from the Windrush Generation, this book sensitively tells the inspiring story of the Windrush Generation pioneers for younger readers.

Key Features:
  • Clear, engaging narrative that confident readers who enjoy facts will love
  • Easy-to-read text improves children’s knowledge of our world.
  • Beautifully illustrated throughout with a range of photos, maps and artwork to aid understanding and heighten interest in the topic.
  • Helpful glossary to build vocabulary.
Buy Now - UK & Eire
Available in hardcover and ebook
Buy Now – International
Available in hardcover