Posts Tagged ‘black history month’

Meet Ashley Bryan–An Author and Illustrator whom we Love!

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013

Are you familiar with Ashley Bryan? Known for his children’s books full of poetry, prose and folk tales and illustrated with his colorful paintings, woodcuts and collages, Ashley Bryan has been delighting children and adults for decades. In 2012 he was awarded the Coretta Scott King — Virginia Hamilton Award for Lifetime Achievement.

Reserve a title today and enjoy these stories with the children you love. Interested in learning more about this author/illustrator? Visit Reading Rockets to hear an interview with Mr. Bryan about his life and work.

If you enjoy viewing and discussing picture books, considering attending our new discussion group! Picture books are not just for children anymore! Join other children’s literature enthusiasts in discussing new and notable books for children. Parents, teachers, librarians, caregivers and anyone interested are welcome to join the discussion.