Library of Congress

National Book Festival

Sandra L. Pinkney is the author of several award-winning books illustrated by her husband, Myles Pinkney, including" Shades of Black" (2000), which won the 2001 NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Children's Literary Work. Her most recent book is "A Rainbow All Around Me" (Scholastic, 2002). Pinkney lives in Poughkeepsie, N.Y.

Previous National Book Festival Appearances

Sandra Pinkney