Sweet Dreams, Sarah: From Slavery to Inventor, by Vivian Kirkfield, Illustrated by Chris Ewald
Publisher: Dreamscape Media, LLC, 2019
Sarah E.Goode was one of the first African-American women to get a U.S. patent. After opening a furniture store with her husband, she recognized a need for a multi-use bed. Through hard work, ingenuity, and determination, she invented and a unique cupboard bed. Born a slave, she built a life where her sweet dreams could come true.