What an achievement!
“About the Coretta Scott King – Virginia Hamilton Award for Lifetime Achievement
To recognize an African American author, illustrator, or author/illustrator for a body of his or her published books for children and/or young adults who has made a significant and lasting literary contribution. The Award pays tribute to the late Virginia Hamilton and the quality and magnitude of her exemplary contributions through her literature and advocacy for children and youth, especially in her focus on African American life, history and consciousness. “
With a new book release around the corner, there is an addition to Ms. Greenfield’s impressive body of work. PAR-TAY! Dance of the Veggies (and Their Friends) is available for pre-order wherever you buy your books.
Congratulations, Eloise Greenfield! Thank you for all you have created for the children, their families, and their teachers.