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      Saturday, March 21, 12 noon-4:30pm: Albany Institute of History & Art - Art for All Family program

            - Saturday, March 21, 6:30-8pm: Fiamma's Enchanted Cafe & Treasures - CRAFT PARTY!

            - Sunday, March 22, 2-4pm: the Book House of Stuyvesant Plaza - Book signing

            - Monday, March 239-10am: Eagle Point Elementary (school students only)

            - Monday, March 23, 1-2pm: St. Madeleine Sophie School (school students only)

            - Tuesday, March 24, 9:15-10:15am: Tamarac Elementary School (school students only)

            - Tuesday, March 2412pm-dismissalBrown School (school students only)

            - Wednesday, March 25, 10am-12pm: Wildwood School (school students only)

            - Wednesday, March 25, 1:30-2:30pm: Arbor Hill Elementary (school students only)



New Book Coming Soon! Spring 2015

Poems in the Attic, written by bestselling author Nikki Grimes,

tells the story of a girl learning about her mother's childhood

near various Air Force bases around the world. From Lee & Low Books.



Isatou and Miranda's One Plastic Bag

U.S. Spring 2015 book tour info:




I will be at the Albany Children's Book Festival

Saturday November 1, 2014 from 10am to 4pm.

It's free and open to the public!

Come meet over 50 children's book authors and illustrators!


Thank you to the North Chatham Public Library

for having me on October 19!



   I'm very proud to announce my newest book, due out February 2015!

It's a true story called One Plastic Bag: Isatou Ceesay and the Recycling Women of the Gambia

written by Miranda Paul, Published by Millbrook Press.



I created these elephant pieces for 326490.com's FIFA World Cup Creative Match-up!


Watch my story on TV: "Today's Women"

with Elaine Houston on WNYT!


Come check out my blog!




Click on the photo for more from the

2013 Children's Africana Book Awards and festivities!



Click photos above to see more from my visit to Orr Elementary School

with An Open Book Foundation!


My Washington, D.C. Africana Awards photo album is on Facebook!

Learn about "The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind" and make your own pinwheel!







 My Etsy shop, Something IvoryCoasty, is stocked with jewelry and handbags!


..... Click here to view film trailer .....



A PRESIDENT FROM HAWAII. Text copyright (c) 2012 by Terence J. Carolan and
Joanna F. Carolan. Illustrations copyright (c) 2012 by Elizabeth Zunon.
Reproduced by permission of the publisher, Candlewick Press, Somerville, MA.
All Images Copyright 2015 Elizabeth Zunon