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Nicole Bailey-Williams

The Shelby Series: The Day the Plums Disappeared 

Michael S. Bandy

Granddaddy’s Turn 

White Water 

Janet Costa Bates

Seaside Dream

Sandra Belton

May’Naise Sandwiches & Sunshine Tea

Beauty, Her Basket

Andrea Berry

The Magic Mirror 

Becky Birtha

Grandma’s Pride

Ashley Bryan

Can’t Scare Me! 

Turtle Knows Your Name 

Adjoa J. Burrowes

Grandma’s Purple Flowers

Jeannette Franklin Caines

Window Wishing

Bebe Moore Campbell

Sometimes My Mommy Gets Angry 

Deborah M. Newton Chocolate

Piano Man 

Lucille Clifton

The Lucky Stone   

Evelyn Coleman

The Glass Bottle Tree 

Trish Cooke

Look Back! 

Floyd Cooper 

Max and the Tag-Along Moon

Edwidge Danticat

The Last Mapou

Monalisa DeGross

Granddaddy’s Street Songs


Karen English

The Baby on the Way

Just Right Stew 

Valerie Flournoy

The Patchwork Quilt#1  

Tanya’s Reunion #2 

Denise Gillard

Music from the Sky 

Nikki Giovanni 

The Girls in the Circle 

Roz Grace

Trina’s Family Reunion 

Eloise Greenfield

Grandmama’s Joy

Grandpa’s Face 

William and the Good Old Days

Nikki Grimes

Stepping Out with Grandma Mac 

Francine Haskins

Things I Like About Grandma

Carolivia Herron

Always an Olivia: A Remarkable Family History 

Sandy Lynne Holman

Grandpa, Is Everything Black Bad?

Grandma Says Our Hair Has Flair

Toyomi Igus

When I Was Little 

Angela Johnson

When I am Old with You 

The Rolling Store 

Just Like Josh Gibson 

Dinah Johnson

Quinnie Blue

Dolores Johnson

Grandma’s Hands

Your Dad Was Just Like You 

Joy Jones

Tambourine Moon

Ricardo Keens-Douglas

Grandpa’s Visit 

LaDiablesse and the Baby 

Alicia Keys

Blue Moon: From the Journals of Mama Mae and LeeLee 

Kelly Starling Lyons

Tea Cakes for Tosh 

Denise Walter McConduit

D. J. and the Debutante Ball (The D. J. Series #3)

Alice McGill

Way Up and Over Everything

Patricia McKissack

Flossie and the Fox

Margaree King Mitchell

Granddaddy’s Gift 

When Grandmama Sings 

Tololwa M. Mollel

Kele’s Secret 

Vaunda Micheaux Nelson

Always Gramma 

Denise Lewis Patrick

Ma Dear’s Old Green House

Vashanti Rahaman

Divali Rose

Belinda Rochelle

When Jo Louis Won the Title


Elinor Batezat Sisulu

The Day Gogo Went to Vote: South Africa, 1994

Irene Smalls

My Nana and Me 

My Pop Pop and Me

Patricia Smith

Janna and the Kings

Bettye Stroud

Dance Y’all 

Veronique Tadjo

Grandma Nana 

Joyce Carol Thomas


Sheron Williams

Imani’s Music 

Jacqueline Woodson

Sweet, Sweet Memory

Coming on Home Soon

Sharon Dennis Wyeth

The Granddaughter Necklace 

Christine Young-Robinson

Chicken Wing