Hope's Gift (Putnam Juvenile, December 27, 2012). It is written by his pal, Kelly Starling Lyons. Kelly writes a poignant story that celebrates the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation, while Don illustrates this significant moment in American history.
Kirkus Kirkus describes: “A warm story about the love of a family and the jubilation of freedom.”
What are some of your other favorite stories that celebrate freedom?