review: Dear Justyce

title: Dear Justyceauthor: Nic Stonedate: Crown/Random House; 2020main character: Vernell LaQuan Banks Jr. (Quan)YA realistic fiction Nic Stone is a native of Atlanta Georgia and a graduate of Spelman College. She’s spent much of her professional life working with teens from a variety of cultures and backgrounds. In her author’s note to Dear Justyce, Stone… Read More review: Dear Justyce

In Memory

This is a very incomplete list of memorable people we lost in 2021 who have had particular influence on the world of Black children. We’ve come to know these names because of the success they’ve reached in their careers and the powerful ways they shaped their voice and their talents to make a real difference… Read More In Memory