Author

Carole Boston Weatherford

Biography

Two-time NAACP Image Award winner Carole Boston Weatherford is a New York Times best-selling author and poet. Her books include the Coretta Scott King Honor Book Becoming Billie Holiday, and the Caldecott Honor Books Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom, Freedom in Congo Square, and Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer, Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement. For career achievements, she has been recognized by the North Carolina English Teachers Association and the Children’s Book Guild of Washington, DC. She teaches at Fayetteville State University in North Carolina. Visit her online at CBWeatherford.com.

Most Popular Carole Boston Weatherford Books

Coretta Scott King Award Winners · activism · civil rights movement · Martin Luther King, Jr.
Voice of Freedom
Coretta Scott King Award Winners
Freedom in Congo Square (Charlotte Zolotow Award)
libraries · library · African Americans · New York
Schomburg: the Man Who Built a Library
diversity · courage · African Americans · jobs and careers
Gordon Parks: How the Photographer Captured Black and White America

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Collaborators

R Gregory Christie
Ekua Holmes
Eric Velasquez
Brian Pinkney
Elizabeth Zunon
Frank Morrison
Jamey Christoph
James Ransome
Sarah Green

Personal Info

Books Stats

10Authored

Most Recent Book

music · slavery
How Sweet the Sound

Highest Rated Book

The Legendary Miss Lena Horne book
5.0
African Americans · historical figures · acting
The Legendary Miss Lena Horne

Official Website

http://cbweatherford.com