James E. Ransome

About

James E. Ransome's highly acclaimed illustrations for Before She Was Harriet received the 2018 Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor. His other award-winning titles include the Coretta Scott King winner The Creation; Coretta Scott King Honor Book Uncle Jed's Barbershop; Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt; and Let My People Go, winner of the NAACP Image Award. He frequently collaborates with his wife, author Lesa Cline-Ransome. One of their recent titles is Game Changers: The Story of Venus and Serena Williams, which received four starred reviews and was an ALA Notable Children's Book. James is a professor and coordinator of the MFA Illustration Graduate Program at Syracuse University. He lives in New York's Hudson River Valley region with his family. Visit James at JamesRansome.com.

Titles

Game Changers: The Story of Venus and Serena Williams

Lesa Cline-Ransome and James E. Ransome

$17.99
$16.55

Your Move

Eve Bunting and James E. Ransome

$18.99

Peepers

Eve Bunting and James E. Ransome

$7.99

Sky Boys: How They Built the Empire State Building (Bound for...

Deborah Hopkinson and James E. Ransome

$18.80

Sky Boys: How They Built the Empire State Building

Deborah Hopkinson and James E. Ransome

$7.99

Young Pele: Soccer's First Star

Lesa Cline-Ransome and James E. Ransome

$7.99
$7.35

Benny Goodman & Teddy Wilson: Taking the Stage as the First...

Lesa Cline-Ransome and James E. Ransome

$18.99

Just a Lucky So and So: The Story of Louis Armstrong

Lesa Cline-Ransome and James E. Ransome

$18.99

New Red Bike!

James E. Ransome

$7.99
$7.35

Overground Railroad

Lesa Cline-Ransome and James E. Ransome

$18.99
$17.47

My Story, My Dance: Robert Battle's Journey to Alvin Ailey

Lesa Cline-Ransome and James E. Ransome

$19.99
$18.39

Let My People Go: Bible Stories Told by a Freeman of Color

Patricia C. McKissack, Fredrick L. McKissack, et al.

$27.99

Uncle Jed's Barbershop

Margaree King Mitchell and James E. Ransome

$8.99
$8.27

Major Taylor, Champion Cyclist

Lesa Cline-Ransome and James E. Ransome

$19.99

Freedom Bird: A Tale of Hope and Courage

Jerdine Nolen and James E. Ransome

$17.99
$16.55

Under the Quilt of Night

Deborah Hopkinson and James E. Ransome

$7.99
$7.35

Light in the Darkness

Lesa Cline-Ransome and James E. Ransome

$16.99

Aunt Flossie's Hats and Crab Cakes Later

James E. Ransome

$7.95
$7.31

Joltin' Joe DiMaggio

Jonah Winter and James E. Ransome

$17.99

Granddaddy's Turn: A Journey to the Ballot Box

Eric Stein, Michael S. Bandy, et al.

$7.99

Gridiron: Stories from 100 Years of the National Football League

Fred Bowen and James E. Ransome

$19.99
$18.39

Northbound: A Train Ride Out of Segregation

Eric Stein, Michael S. Bandy, et al.

$17.99
$16.55

Be a King: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Dream and You

Carole Boston Weatherford and James E. Ransome

$9.99
$9.19

Hardcourt: Stories from 75 Years of the National Basketball...

Fred Bowen and James E. Ransome

$19.99
$18.39

On Her Wings: The Story of Toni Morrison

Jerdine Nolen and James E. Ransome

$18.99
$17.47