Alice Faye Duncan

Watch out for reviews of Alice Faye Duncan’s new and upcoming non-fiction children’s picture books next week on! Duncan’s work makes important contributions to children’s non-fiction by exploring American literary and political history. Her lyrical language transports even the youngest readers into the past, which is rendered rich in details that take unapologetic account of poverty and racism as well as hope and resistance.

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Order Memphis, Martin, and the Mountaintop.

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Pre-order A Song for Gwendolyn Brooks.

If you are not familiar with Duncan’s work learn more here.

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I want my words to be soul substance and a good time, mixed with a jolt of learning. — Alice Faye Duncan



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