African American Authors & Illustrators

A tribute to some of our favorite writers and illustrators, culled from our timeline and Twitter feed. Follow these links to find your own favorites, old and new:
Kadir NelsonWalter Dean MyersChristian RobinsonFaith Ringgold
Ashley BryanJan Spivey GilchristAngela JohnsonPat Cummings


Kadir Nelson




Walter Dean Myers



Christian Robinson

Faith Ringgold

Ashley Bryan

Jan Spivey Gilchrist

Angela Johnson

Pat Cummings