Monday, June 7, 2021 - virtual event, link shared with Northside families
Order copies through Flyleaf Books and receive a 10% school discount, which our staff will apply manually before we charge your card.
Flyleaf Books invites our community to purchase extra copies for students in need! Any copies purchased for donation will be collected at the store & given to the school librarian for distribution.
*Please note that you are purchasing an extra copy/copies in your order comments to ensure that these end up in the right place!
About Shirley Chisholm Dared:
About the author & illustrator:
Alicia D. Williams’s debut, the middle-grade novel Genesis Begins Again, received a Newbery Honor and was a Kirkus Prize nominee and a Morris Award finalist. It also won the Coretta Scott King-John Steptoe New Talent Author Award. Alicia is a graduate of the MFA program at Hamline University. An oral storyteller in the African American tradition, she also teaches kindergarten. Learn more at aliciadwilliams.com.
April Harrison, a renowned folk artist, is the Coretta Scott King-John Steptoe New Talent Award-winning illustrator of Patricia C. McKissack’s final picture book, What Is Given from the Heart, which received four starred reviews and which the New York Times Book Review called an “exquisite story of generosity.” Most recently, she illustrated Nana Akua Goes to School by Patricia Elam Walker. Her work appears in the public collections of Vanderbilt University, Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, the Atlanta Housing Authority, and the Erskine University Museum and in many private collections.