A beautiful collection of stories showing the joyful and magical lives of Black children written by Black authors.
Sing to the Moon by Nansubuga Nagadya Isdahl and Sandra Van Doorn
WINNER CHILDREN'S AFRICANA BEST BOOK AWARD
For one little Ugandan boy, no wish is too big. First he dreams of reaching the stars and then of riding a supernova straight to Mars. But on a rainy day at his grandfather’s house, he is brought down to earth with a bump. Do adventures only happen in galaxies far away or can he find magic a little closer to home?
Sleep Well, Siba and Saba by Nansubuga Nagadya Isdahl and Sandra Van Doorn
Honour Book Children's Africana Book Awards
Forgetful sisters Siba and Saba are always losing something. Sandals, slippers, sweaters – you name it, they lose it. When the two sisters fall asleep each night, they dream about the things they have lost that day. Until, one night, their dreams begin to reveal something entirely unexpected…
Maisie's Scrapbook by Samuel Narh and Jo Loring-Fisher
Winner Northern Lights Book Awards Family category
As the seasons turn, Maisie rides her bull in and out of Dada’s tall tales. Her Mama wears linen and plays the viola. Her Dada wears kente cloth and plays the marimba. They come from different places, but they hug her in the same way. And most of all, they love her just the same. A joyful celebration of a mixed-race family and the love that binds us all together.