Tag Archives: Andrea Davis Pinkney

Some of our student books have arrived!

by Jenna Danoy, Social Media Marketing Intern From left to right, we have A Search to Ancient Maya: A Time Travel Mystery by Class 501 at PS 76, Remember the Time by Class 4-302 at CS 21, and Third Grade Wonderful Biographies by Classes 3-300 and 3-302, also at PS 76. The fifth graders at PS 76 worked […]

Sneak Peek! Third Grade Wonderful Biographies

The third graders at PS 76 hit the nail on the head when they titled their newly published book Third Grade Wonderful Biographies – they are wonderful! This book began with the question “How to make biographies come alive for third graders?” To answer it, we brought in an expert on bringing historical figures to life: Andrea […]

Congratulations to the BtB authors who won ALA Youth Media Awards!

Behind the Book is dedicated to bringing the highest quality authors and illustrators into NYC classrooms, and we are thrilled to announce that this year’s American Library Association Youth Media Award winners include a number of BtB partner authors and illustrators! Andrea Davis Pinkney and Brian Pinkney, winners of the Coretta Scott King Book Award […]