• Jim writes books about the achievements of African• Americans.
• Jim lives in both New York City and in Gainesville, Florida.
Other books written by Jim Haskins:
• Haskins, Jim. Black Eagles: African Americans in Aviation. New York: Scholastic, Inc., 1997.
• Haskins, Jim. Black Stars of Civil War Times. New York: Wiley, 2002.
• Haskins, Jim. Get On Board: The Story of the Underground Railroad. New York: Scholastic, Inc., 1994.
Other books about inventors then and now:
• Fradin, Dennis Brindell. Who Was Benjamin Franklin? New York: Grosset and Dunlap, 2002.
• Sandler, Martin W. Inventors. New York: HarperCollins, 1999.