Everybody Loves the Sunshine: Finding Joy in Blackness
"Speakeasy with Denene" closes its first season with password, SUNSHINE, paying homage to my hero, my dad, and literary giant Nic Stone and Angie Thomas.
The Gift of Black Children’s Books: a $1,000 Donation for Denene Millner Books
Spending $17.99 on a black children's book is worth the expense. One anonymous donor agreed, and donated $1,000 to put Denene Millner Books into children's hands.
Happy Book Birthday “There’s a Dragon in My Closet,” Plus, Goodnight, MyBrownBaby!
"There's a Dragon in My Closet," the new Denene Millner Books offering by Dorothea Taylor and illustrated by Charly Palmer, is in stores today.
Early Sunday Morning Is Out Tomorrow—Celebrate With Me!
Early Sunday Morning, my new children's picture book on Denene Millner Books, drops on Tuesday. Help me celebrate: buy the book and tell two friends!
“Good Night MyBrownBaby”: Lane Fredrickson’s ‘Monster Trouble’ (VIDEO)
Announcing the winners of our seventh 'Good Night MyBrownBaby' giveaway, plus video of me reading our new favorite, "Monster Trouble."
“Good Night MyBrown Baby”: Debbie Allen’s “Dancing In the Wings” (VIDEO)
Announcing the winners of our sixth Good Night MyBrownBaby giveaway, plus video of me reading a family favorite, Debbie Allen's "Dancing In the Wings."
“Good Night MyBrownBaby”: Jacqueline Woodson’s “We Had a Picnic This Sunday Past” (VIDEO)
Announcing the winners of our fifth Good Night MyBrownBaby giveaway, plus video of me reading a family favorite, Jacqueline Woodson's "We Had a Picnic This Sunday Past."
Good Night MyBrownBaby: bell hooks’ “Homemade Love” (VIDEO)
Ever wondered where I got the name “Girlpie” for my daughters Mari and Lila? Look no further than the book I read in the last...
Introducing ‘Good Night MyBrownBaby’: Fav Stories Read On FB Live
MyBrownBaby's getting your bedtime routine together! Introducing 'Goodnight, MyBrownBaby,' our new Facebook Live author readings for your babies.
A Declaration For Children: Our Vow To Uplift Through Books
With paintbrushes and pens in hand, we children's book authors and illustrators vow to use our work to seek equality, justice, and peace for children.