Andrea Davis Pinkney





Andrea Davis Pinkney



Andrea Davis Pinkney is the New York Times bestselling author of more than 20 books for children, including the Caldecott Honor Book and Coretta Scott King Honor Book Duke Ellington, illustrated by Brian Pinkney; Let it Shine: Stories of Black Women Freedom Fighters, a Coretta Scott King Honor Book and winner of the Carter G. Woodson Award; and Alvin Ailey, a Parenting Publication Gold medal winner.

Pinkney's newest books include Meet the Obamas and Sojourner Truth's Step-Stomp Stride, which has garnered three starred reviews and has been named one of the "Best Books of 2009" by School Library Journal. In 2010, Andrea's book entitled Sit-In: How Four Friends Stood Up By Sitting Down, was published on the 50th anniversary of the Greensboro, N
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Duke Ellington: The Piano P...

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The Red Pencil

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3.93 avg rating — 2,019 ratings — published 2014 — 9 editions
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Sit-In: How Four Friends St...

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Bird in a Box

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3.70 avg rating — 787 ratings — published 2011 — 14 editions
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With the Might of Angels: T...

4.03 avg rating — 556 ratings — published 2011 — 6 editions
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Martin & Mahalia: His Words...

4.09 avg rating — 259 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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Boycott Blues: How Rosa Par...

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Rhythm Ride: A Road Trip Th...

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Hand in Hand: Ten Black Men...

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