Julius Lester

About

Julius Lester is the author of the Newbery Honor Book To Be a Slave, the Caldecott Honor Book John Henry, the National Book Award finalist The Long Journey Home: Stories from Black History, and the Coretta Scott King Award winner Day of Tears. He is also a National Book Critics Circle nominee and a recipient of the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award. His most recent picture book, Let's Talk About Race, was named to the New York Public Library's One Hundred Titles for Reading and Sharing. In addition to his critically acclaimed writing career, Mr. Lester has distinguished himself as a civil rights activist, musician, photographer, radio talk-show host, and professor. For thirty-two years he taught at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. He lives in western Massachusetts.

Titles

When Dad Killed Mom

Julius Lester

$13.95

Pharaoh's Daughter: A Novel of Ancient Egypt

Julius Lester

$7.99
$7.35

Let's Talk about Race

Julius Lester and Karen Barbour

$7.99
$7.35

Guardian

Julius Lester

$16.99

Lovesong: Becoming a Jew

Julius Lester

$14.95

Time's Memory

Julius Lester

$16.99
$15.63

Day of Tears

Julius Lester

$7.99
$7.35

The Girl Who Saved Yesterday

Julius Lester and Carl Angel

$16.99

Black Cowboy, Wild Horses

Julius Lester and Jerry Pinkney

$19.99

Uncle Remus: The Complete Tales

Julius Lester and Jerry Pinkney

$50.00

Sam and the Tigers: A New Telling of Little Black Sambo

Julius Lester and Jerry Pinkney

$7.99
$7.35

John Henry

Julius Lester and Jerry Pinkney

$8.99
$8.27

From Slave Ship to Freedom Road

Julius Lester and Rod Brown

$7.99
$7.35

To Be a Slave

Julius Lester and Tom Feelings

$7.99
$7.35

Tales of Uncle Remus (Puffin Modern Classics): The Adventures...

Julius Lester and Jerry Pinkney

$7.99
$7.35

The Autobiography of God

Julius Lester

$19.99
$18.39

Black Folktales

Julius Lester

$16.00
$14.72