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Children's Books - African American Authors

The books listed in this Libguide are all by African American authors and are available in the Swirbul Library.

REFERENCE BOOKS

TITLE CALL NUMBER

Black Authors and Illustrators of Books for Children and Young Adults : A Biographical Dictionary  by Barbara Thrash Murphy

 The book presents a rich source of biographical data on each African American author, covering birthplace, education, their approach to art or literature, career development, awards and honors received, families, and current place of residence.
Juvenile Ref. PN1009.A1 M87 1999