Sign up to receive information about new books, author events, and special offers.
Cindy Dobrez talks about Keeping the Night Watch by Hope Anita Smith
In this stunning free verse follow-up to The Way a Door Closes, CJ learns to cope with life after his absentee father returns home. Keeping the Night Watch is a 2009 Coretta Scott King Honor Book. Buy it now wherever books are sold.
So many unanswered questions weigh down thirteen-year-old C.J. as he struggles to understand why his father walked out. His father is back now, though C.J. is...
This compelling story, powerfully and poignantly illustrated, is a memorable celebration of courage, hope, and unselfish love.
In teaching her granddaughter the craft of sewing baskets, a grandmother tells the story of their ancestors and passes along memories of struggle and freedom.