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

Overground Railroad

James E. Ransome and Lesa Cline-Ransome

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The Bell Rang

James E. Ransome

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Freedom Bird: A Tale of Hope and Courage

James E. Ransome and Jerdine Nolen

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

James E. Ransome and Carole Boston Weatherford

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Before She Was Harriet

James E. Ransome and Lesa Cline-Ransome

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Game Changers: The Story of Venus and Serena Williams

James E. Ransome and Lesa Cline-Ransome

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Uncle Jed's Barbershop

James E. Ransome and Margaree King Mitchell

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Aunt Flossie's Hats and Crab Cakes Later

James E. Ransome and Elizabeth Fitzgerald Howard

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Under the Quilt of Night

Deborah Hopkinson and James E. Ransome

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Sky Boys: How They Built the Empire State Building

Deborah Hopkinson and James E. Ransome

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Young Pele: Soccer's First Star

Lesa Cline-Ransome and James Ransome

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Words Set Me Free: The Story of Young Frederick Douglass

James E. Ransome and Lesa Cline-Ransome

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Granddaddy's Turn: A Journey to the Ballot Box

James E. Ransome, Eric Stein, and Michael S. Bandy

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Freedom's School

James E. Ransome and Lesa Cline-Ransome

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How Many Stars in the Sky?

James E. Ransome and Lenny Hort

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Baby Blessings: A Prayer for the Day You Are Born

James E. Ransome and Deloris Jordan

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Light in the Darkness

James E. Ransome and Lesa Cline-Ransome

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

James E. Ransome, Lesa Cline-Ransome, and Robert Battle

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The Creation (25th Anniversary Edition)

James Weldon Johnson and James E. Ransome

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New Red Bike!

James E. Ransome

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Sky Boys: How They Built the Empire State Building

Deborah Hopkinson and James E. Ransome

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Satchel Paige (1 Paperback/1 CD)

James E. Ransome and Lesa Cline-Ransome

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Gridiron: Stories from 100 Years of the National Football League

James E. Ransome and Fred Bowen

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Just a Lucky So and So

James E. Ransome and Lesa Cline-Ransome

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Your Move

Eve Bunting and James E. Ransome

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