Oprah’s YA Picks Color-less by paulahy | Posted on April 17, 2009 ::Sigh:: I think I liked it better when Oprah simply ignored children’s fiction. Not even our vanguards made the list. I don’t get it! I just don’t get it. But wait…the 6-9 year old reading range features Janice Harrington and Henry’s Freedom Box illustrated by Kadir Nelson. There is that. And the MG list is the most diverse. So there’s that.