E.B. Lewis


E.B. Lewis is the award-winning illustrator of such books as Virgie Goes to School with Us Boys by Elizabeth Fitzgerald, which was a Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor Book, and This Little Light of Mine. He received the Caldecott Honor for Coming on Home Soon by Jacqueline Woodson and the Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award for Talkin’ About Bessie: The Story of Aviator Elizabeth Coleman by Nikki Grimes. E.B. Lewis lives in New Jersey, and you can visit him online at

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Angela Johnson
Jane Kurtz
Jabari Asim
Richard Michelson
Jacqueline Woodson
Natasha Anastasia Tarpley
Gavin Curtis
Hester Bass
Gary Golio
Janet S. Wong
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Christopher Kurtz
Meg Kearney
Elizabeth Fitzgerald Howard
Julie Stiegemeyer
Dianna Hutts Aston

Book Dedications by E.B. Lewis

  • To my friend Wadud Ahmad
    Bippity Bop Barbershop
  • Those who forget our past are doomed to repeat it.
    All Different Now: Juneteenth, the First Day of Freedom