Carole Boston Weatherford

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About The Author

Carole Boston Weatherford has written many award-winning books for children, including Caldecott Honor winners Freedom in Congo SquareVoice of Freedom, Fannie Lou Hamer: The Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement, and Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom. Her recent books include By and By, How Sweet the SoundIn Your HandsThe Legendary Miss Lena HorneYou Can Fly: The Tuskegee Airmen, and How Sweet the Sound. Carole lives in North Carolina. Visit her at

Books by Carole Boston Weatherford