Authors’ Corner (formerly Authors’ Chair) celebrates the news from authors, illustrators, and translators of books for young people about their recent or upcoming releases portraying diverse cultures from around the world. More recent profiles also include school and library connections.
In the following section, we have archived previous Featured Authors alphabetically by last name.
24 Hours in Nowhere
They Call Me Güero: A Border Kid’s Poems
The Storm Runner
Africa Is My Home: A Child of the Amistad
RT3: Ki Tua o Rangi Ātea
We Are Here to Stay
In the Small, Small Night
Lewin, Ted and Betsy
Beyond the Door
Ready and Waiting for You
Paquette, A. J.
Rose, Naomi C.
Tibetan Tales for Little Buddhas
Roth, Susan L. and Trumbore, Cindy
Parrots Over Puerto Rico
Smith, Cynthia Leitich
The Milk of Birds
Williams, Karen Lynn
Beatrice’s Dream, A Story of Kibera Slum