By Chinelo Ikem Today we’re pleased to welcome Alice Faye Duncan to the WNDB blog to discuss Evicted! The Struggle For The Right To Vote, illustrated by Charly Palmer and available now. This critical civil rights book for middle-graders examines the little-known Tennessee’s Fayette County Tent … [Read more...] about Q&A With Alice Faye Duncan, Evicted!
WNDB is well acquainted with grassroots organizing—#WeNeedDiverseBooks began as a rallying cry on social media six years ago. Our message is no less urgent today, and diverse books are only the beginning. During difficult times the call becomes much louder, but it is always present. We know that … [Read more...] about Let’s Talk About Political Activism!
By Alaina Leary Today we’re pleased to welcome Brandy Colbert to the WNDB blog to discuss her young adult novel The Voting Booth, out July 7, 2020! Marva Sheridan was born ready for this day. She's always been driven to make a difference in the world, and what better way than to vote in … [Read more...] about Q&A With Brandy Colbert, The Voting Booth