Books by Sheron Williams

IMANI’S MUSIC by Sheron Williams
Released: Jan. 1, 2002

"A rare, resplendent combination of history, folklore, strong imagery, and evocative storytelling. (Picture book. 7-10)"
In this riveting original tale, Imani, an African grasshopper, first persuades the Ancestors to give the ability to make music to everything on earth, then carries his own special songs on a slave ship to the New World. Read full book review >
AND IN THE BEGINNING... by Sheron Williams
Released: March 31, 1992

"A fine debut for both author and illustrator, well suited for reading alone or aloud. (Folklore/Picture book. 6-9)"
After Mahtmi created the world—``a mind-provokin' task''— he modeled Kwanza, the first man, from the black earth near Mt. Read full book review >