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Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

Raissa Figueroa

Raissa Figueroa is a children's book illustrator and overall art lover based out of San Diego, California. She loves taking in the early morning light while out on walks with her dog, Ghost, and letting her mind meander off to fantastical new places. Her other titles include Sophie and the Little Star, We Wait for the Sun, Oona and The More the Merrier.



We Wait for the Sun

We Wait for the Sun

Dovey Johnson Roundtree and Katie McCabe; illustrated by Raissa Figueroa
Roaring Brook Press
Roaring Brook Press

A beautiful and uplifting non-fiction picture book about trailblazing civil rights lawyer and activist Dovey Johnson Roundtree.

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