Relatable Books That Feature Characters Over 50
22. 'The Autobiography Of Miss Jane Pittman'
Jane Pittman was born into slavery in the 1850s and lived to become a part of the civil rights movement in the 1960s, and her story shows the struggles of the African American community through her perspective. An abolitionist and then a freedom fighter, this story walks through the incredible life of a woman who constantly had to fight and struggle for her rights.