Best Historical Winner 2022! Feb 01 2023


Congratulations to The Juneteenth Story, illustrated by our wonderful Sawyer Cloud, for winning Best Historical Winner for the Black Kidlit Awards 2022!

Just in time for Black History month in the USA, the colorful illustrations and timeline in this title provide an introductory history of Juneteenth for kids. It details the evolution of the holiday, commemorating the date the enslaved people of Texas first learned of their freedom.

This beautiful story is written by talented author Alliah L. Agostini and Published by Becker & Mayer. Congratulations to all for this fantastic honor. 

If you are interested in working with Sawyer, or any of our other illustrators, reach out to an agent! 

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