Today Brown Bookshelf members Kelly Starling Lyons and Don Tate celebrate the publication of their new book, Hope’s Gift (Putnam Juvenile, December 27, 2012). Kelly writes a poignant story that celebrates the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation. Don Tate illustrates this significant moment in American history.
Kirkus describes: “A warm story about the love of a family and the jubilation of freedom.”
What are some of your other favorite stories that celebrate freedom?