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Jan Spivey Gilchrist
We Are Shining

Betsy Bird speaks with Jan Spivey Gilchrist about We Are Shining

Marking the 100th birthday of Gwendolyn Brooks, this life-affirming poem is now illustrated for the very first time, with stunning, vibrant images.

We Are Shining

We Are Shining
By Gwendolyn Brooks, Illustrated by Jan Gilchrist Spivey
Air Date/Time August 8, 5:30pm (Central)
1st ed., 32p, hardcover

From Gwendolyn Brooks, U.S. Poet Laureate and the first African American to win the Pulitzer Prize, and Coretta Scott King Award-winning artist Jan Spivey Gilchrist comes We Are Shining. Marking the 100th birthday of Gwendolyn Brooks, this powerful picture book is a celebration of the diversity of our world. This life-affirming poem is now illustrated...[+] READ MORE

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