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
Waiting For Biblioburro
Tito Puente: Mambo King/Rey del Mambo
The Storm Runner
Africa Is My Home: A Child of the Amistad
The Great Trouble: A Mystery of London, the Blue Death, and a Boy Called Eel
A Bandit’s Tale: A Glimpse of 19th Century Activists and “Meddlers”
Gust, Gust, Gust!
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.
Home is In Between
Rose, Naomi C.
Tibetan Tales for Little Buddhas
Roth, Susan L. and Trumbore, Cindy
Parrots Over Puerto Rico
Sayres, Meghan Nuttall
Anahitas Woven Riddle
Smith, Cynthia Leitich
Separate Is Never Equal
The Milk of Birds
Williams, Karen Lynn
Beatrice’s Dream, A Story of Kibera Slum
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I want to nominate a bilingual poetry book called Knotted Knowledge by Erica L. Kennard.