Category: Black history

LIKE VANESSA by Tami Charles

“Gritty, poetic, and emotionally true” states Rita Williams-Garcia, top award-winning author of a variety of middle-grade books, including One Crazy Summer –  High praise that is well deserved for this feisty and fun book about Vanessa, a persistent girl who…

One Last Word

Guest post by Padma Venkatraman ONE LAST WORD By Nikki Grimes   I, for one, am immensely grateful that one last word will not be the last word by this talented author whose work has gained much well-deserved recent attention.…