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

Your Move

Eve Bunting and James E. Ransome

$18.99

Peepers

Eve Bunting and James E. Ransome

$7.99

The Christmas Tugboat: How the Rockefeller Center Christmas...

Adele Ursone, George Matteson, et al.

$6.99
$6.43

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
$7.35

Before She Was Harriet

Lesa Cline-Ransome and James E. Ransome

$18.98
$17.46

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

Lesa Cline-Ransome and James E. Ransome

$16.95

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

Lesa Cline-Ransome and James E. Ransome

$16.95

New Red Bike!

James E. Ransome

$7.99
$7.35

Overground Railroad

Lesa Cline-Ransome and James E. Ransome

$18.99
$17.47

The Creation (25th Anniversary Edition)

James Weldon Johnson and James E. Ransome

$18.99

How Many Stars in the Sky?

Lenny Hort and James E. Ransome

$7.99
$7.35

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

Satchel Paige

Lesa Cline-Ransome and James E. Ransome

$8.99

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
$15.63

Freedom's School

Lesa Cline-Ransome and James E. Ransome

$17.99

Aunt Flossie's Hats and Crab Cakes Later

Elizabeth Fitzgerald Howard and James E. Ransome

$7.95
$7.31

Joltin' Joe DiMaggio

Jonah Winter and James E. Ransome

$17.99

Words Set Me Free: The Story of Young Frederick Douglass

Lesa Cline-Ransome and James E. Ransome

$18.99
$17.47

The Bell Rang

James E. Ransome

$17.99
$16.55

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

Carole Boston Weatherford and James E. Ransome

$17.99
$16.55

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