Join us as we host these award-winning partners in children's literature.
This afternoon will feature a full program and a portion of proceeds benefit the Museum.
LESA CLINE-RANSOME (author) has written many books for children,
including Before She Was Harriet, which received five starred reviews, a
Coretta Scott King Honor, and a Christopher Award, and her debut middle
grade novel Finding Langston, which received a Coretta Scott King Honor and
five starred reviews. She lives in upstate New York with her husband and
collaborator, illustrator James E. Ransome.
JAMES RANSOME’s (illustrator) numerous accolades include a Coretta Scott
King Medal, two Coretta Scott King Honors, and an NAACP Image Award. He
lives in upstate New York with his wife and collaborator, writer Lesa Cline-