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Patricia McKissack

I’ve learned that we are all libraries, each carrying in us the stories that make us unique. And yet, there are those who are more than that; they’re the people who create the… 1,044 more words

Me Being Me

#DiverseAThon January 2017

I don’t normally post these sorts of things, but Naz at ReadDiverseBooks was very convincing about the need to promote the #DiverseAThon and maybe I have a few readers who might not know about it yet. 768 more words

Realistic Fiction

Forthcoming Exhibition: Cozbi Cabrera’s “Stitchin’ and Pullin’”

Afro-Honduran New York-based designer, illustrator, and doll-maker Cozbi Cabrera’s work will be on view from January 10 until April 16, 2017, at the Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. 349 more words


Review: Abby Takes a Stand - Scraps of Time 1960

Abby Takes a Stand (Scraps of Time 1960) by Patricia C. McKissack, illustrated by Gordon James.
Puffin Books, Penguin Young Readers Group, New York, 2005. 616 more words

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