Awards


D is for Drinking Gourd: an African American Alphabet
was honored with the 2007 NAPPA Honors Award (National Parenting Publications Award).


D is for Drinking Gourd: An African American Alphabet
was selected for the 2008 IRA Teacher’s Choices List.


D is for Drinking Gourd: An African American Alphabet was selected for the 2011 California Collections for its Middle Grade reading list. Read the Press Release and visit the California Readers’ site.


D is for Drinking Gourd: An African American Alphabet
is an Award Winning Finalist of the Best Books 2007 Award for Children’s Nonfiction.

D is for Drinking Gourd: An African American Alphabet
was also selected as a Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People 2008