By Hans Christian Andersen, adapted and illustrated by Jerry Pinkney
Signed first printing of this new adaptation of the beloved Hans Christian Andersen story about the beauty of being yourself, with delightful illustrations by award-winning artist Jerry Pinkney – winner of a 2000 Caldecott Honor.
First printing of the second Jahdu book of Harlem-based mythologies – this copy inscribed by Hamilton to Elizabeth Shub, one of the editors with whom Hamilton was working on M.C. HIGGINS, THE GREAT which would go on to win the Newbery Medal.
By Robert D. San Souci, illustrated by Brian Pinkney
Signed first printing of this Caldecott and Coretta Scott King Honor-winning adaptation of a West Indian folktale full of "romance, intrigue, and incomparable courage" (jacket), with rich illustrations by Brian Pinkney.
Signed first printing of this "touching, heartfelt portrayal" (jacket) of Harriet Tubman's childhood, and how what she learned as a little girl helped her as a hero of the Underground Railroad – winner of the 1997 Coretta Scott King Award.