Ekua Holmes


Ekua Holmes is a native of Roxbury, MA, a graduate of the Massachusetts College of Art and Design, and a recipient of the 2013 NAACP Image Award. Her picture books include the Caldecott Honor book Voice of Freedom and the Coretta Scott King Award winners Out of Wonder and Stuff of Stars. She is assistant director of MassArt’s Center for Art and Community Partnerships.

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Chris Barton
Marion Dane Bauer
Carole Boston Weatherford
Kwame Alexander
Chris Colderley
Marjory Wentworth
Angela Joy

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  • To all of my family, the most beautiful rainbox I know
    Black Is a Rainbow Color

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