Band of Angels

Written by Deborah Hopkinson. Illustrated by Raul Colon. Published by Atheneum/An Anne Schwartz Book.


Awash in sepia tones, a grandchild's reminiscences tell the powerful story of former slave, Ella Sheppard and the Jubilee Singers who are determined to save Fisk College.




Awards Won

Title Year
notable.jpg Notable Children's Books
Each year the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) identifies the best of the best of children's books on the Notable Children's Books list.
2000 - Selection(s)