Lulu’s “U” List: Diverse Authors of Children’s Literature

🔖Lulu & Mom have enjoyed reading these books aloud together!

**Read by Mom only…Lulu needs to be a little bit older before enjoying this book!

All other titles are TO BE READ…Our list will be updated as we continue our Book Journey and discover new authors!

Books are categorized as follows: Picture Books, Early Readers, Poetry, Chapter Books (Elementary School Age), YA (Young Adult/Middle Grades), Grown Folks, Historical


Chika Unigwe~Enugu, Nigeria

Early Reader

Ije at School (2001)

A Rainbow for Dinner (2003)

Grown Folks

Le Nigeriane (2008)

On Black Sister’s Street (2012)

Night Dancer (2012)

The Black Messiah

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A Children's Book Journey!