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AMERICAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION ANNOUNCES 2013 YOUTH MEDIA AWARDS

Click link above to see who won!


A dozen poems celebrate the many shades of African American skin. The tone is celebratory, joyful, proud. The free verse unfurls naturally, beautifully. Lusciously illustrated by Floyd Cooper, he fills every inch with an almost tangible warmth–both in the hues and the play of sunlight or moonlight on the children’s luminous faces.



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