Books by Quvenzhané Wallis

SHAI & EMMIE STAR IN TO THE RESCUE! by Quvenzhané Wallis
CHILDREN'S
Released: June 19, 2018

"Perhaps this series fills a reading niche, but this underwhelming third book in the series should be its last. (Fiction. 6-8)"
A book about rescuing in which no rescue happens. Read full book review >
A NIGHT OUT WITH MAMA by Quvenzhané Wallis
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 3, 2017

"As (at 9) the youngest contender to date for an Academy Award best actress prize, Wallis narrates a story well worth reading and sharing. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Few brown girls (and even few brown women) have ever been able to tell a story like this. Read full book review >
SHAI & EMMIE STAR IN BREAK AN EGG!  by Quvenzhané Wallis
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 3, 2017

"Audiences seeking contemporary beginning chapter-book series are sure to find much appeal in Shai and Emmie's world. (Fiction. 6-9)"
Debut author Wallis' series opener, with co-author Ohlin, is a short and sweet early chapter book tackling themes of jealousy and empathy among classmates at Sweet Auburn School for the Performing Arts. Read full book review >