November 27, 2016

December/January New Releases

Trouble Next Door: The Carver Chronicles, Book 4 – Karen English Clarion Books (December 6, 2016)   One Last Word: Wisdom from the Harlem Renaissance – […]
November 27, 2016

BCBA Spotlight: Sundee T. Frazier

Sundee T. Frazier brings a different but familiar perspective to her stories about the African American experience. She gives a voice to biracial and multiracial children. […]
November 27, 2016

Children’s Books: Great Gift Ideas from Picture Books to YA

What’s better than reading a book by a great author? Reading another great book by the same author! It’s gift giving time, and an excellent way […]
November 15, 2016

BCBA Spotlight: Donald Crews

During picture book month, our spotlight is on Donald Crews, an award-winning author and illustrator. Recently, Crews received the 2015 Wilder Award, which recognizes recipients for […]
November 14, 2016

Post-Election Uncertainty: 10 Picture Books by Black Authors That Promote Self-Love and Acceptance

On November 9, 2016, children in America woke up to learn that Donald Trump had been elected President of the United States. According to some, Trump […]
November 2, 2016

30 Books for Picture Book Month

November is Picture Book Month! Dianne de Las Casas is an author and storyteller who founded the international literacy initiative. She believes that as society becomes […]
November 2, 2016

November New Releases

November 1, 2016

Alaya Dawn Johnson

There is a saying that goes, “what is meant to be will always find a way.” Alaya Dawn Johnson has always believed that she needed a […]