Christian Robinson

Christian Robinson's award-winning books for young

readers include Josephine, which was a Coretta Scott King Honor Book as well as a Sibert

Honor Book and Harlem's

Little Blackbird, which was an NAACP Image Award nominee. His latest book Last Stop on Market

Street earned four starred reviews and was on the New York Times bestseller list. This is his first book for Roaring Brook




School's First Day of School

In School’s First Day of School, it's the first day of school at Frederick Douglass Elementary and everyone's just a little bit nervous, especially the school itself. What will the children do once they come? Will they like the school? Will they be nice to him?

The school has a rough start, but as the day goes on,

he soon recovers when he sees that he's not the only one going through

first-day jitters.