Kadir Nelson

About

Kadir Nelson began his professional career as an artist, publishing his work and receiving commissions from publishers and production studios such as Dreamworks, where he served as the lead conceptual artist for Steven Spielberg's "Amistad" and "Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron," Sports Illustrated, Coca-Cola, The United States Postal Service and Major League Baseball, among others. Presently, almost twenty illustrated books are in print, including Debbie Allen's DANCING IN THE WINGS, Ntozake Shange's Coretta Scott King Award-winning book, and Carol Boston Weatherford's MOSES: When Harriet Tubman Led her People to Freedom," for which Nelson won a Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award, a Caldecott Honor and an NAACP Image Award. Most recently, Nelson released his authorial debut, "WE ARE THE SHIP: The Story of Negro League Baseball" (Jump at the Sun/Disney), a New York Times best-seller.

Titles

Please, Baby, Please

Kadir Nelson, Spike Lee, and Tonya Lewis Lee

$8.99
$8.27

Miles Morales: Spider-Man

Kadir Nelson and Jason Reynolds

$9.99
$9.19

Henry's Freedom Box: A True Story from the Underground Railroad

Kadir Nelson and Ellen Levine

$17.98
$16.54

Dancing in the Wings

Kadir Nelson and Debbie Allen

$7.99
$7.35

Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom

Kadir Nelson and Carole Boston Weatherford

$15.99
$14.71

If You Plant a Seed

Kadir Nelson

$18.98
$17.46

Salt in His Shoes

Kadir Nelson, Deloris Jordan, and Roslyn M. Jordan

$8.99
$8.27

Heart and Soul: The Story of America and African Americans

Kadir Nelson

$9.99
$9.19

I Have a Dream [With CD (Audio)]

Kadir Nelson and Martin Luther King

$18.98
$17.46

We Are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball

Kadir Nelson

$19.98
$18.38

Mama Miti: Wangari Maathai and the Trees of Kenya

Kadir Nelson and Donna Jo Napoli

$19.99
$18.39

Please, Puppy, Please

Kadir Nelson, Spike Lee, and Tonya Lewis Lee

$18.98
$17.46

He's Got the Whole World in His Hands

Kadir Nelson

$17.98
$16.54

Thunder Rose

Jerdine Nolen and Kadir Nelson

$7.99
$7.35

Blue Sky White Stars

Kadir Nelson and Sarvinder Naberhaus

$17.98
$16.54

Brothers of the Knight

Kadir Nelson and Debbie Allen

$7.99
$7.35

A Nation's Hope: The Story of Boxing Legend Joe Louis

Kadir Nelson and Matt de la Pena

$8.99
$8.27

All God's Critters

Kadir Nelson and Bill Staines

$19.98
$18.38

Nelson Mandela

Kadir Nelson

$17.98
$16.54

A Strong Right Arm: The Story of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson

Kadir Nelson and Michelle Y. Green

$6.99
$6.43

Ellington Was Not a Street

Kadir Nelson and Ntozake Shange

$19.98
$18.38

Coretta Scott

Kadir Nelson and Ntozake Shange

$7.99
$7.35

Hewitt Anderson's Great Big Life

Jerdine Nolen and Kadir Nelson

$8.99

Big Jabe

Jerdine Nolen and Kadir Nelson

$7.99

The Middle Passage: White Ships / Black Cargo

Kadir Nelson, Sylviane A. Diouf, and Tom Feelings

$29.99
$26.99