Featured books by Faith Ringgold

Harlem Renaissance Party

By: Faith Ringgold
Age Level: 6-9
Reading Level: Independent Reader
Genre: Fiction, Historical Fiction, Science Fiction

Lonnie travels back in time to meet many of the artists, writers, and musicians of the Harlem Renaissance. During this rich time, African American culture was reinvigorated. Illustrations are boldly colored acrylic paintings, and additional information is included at the end.

Tar Beach

By: Faith Ringgold
Illustrated by: Faith Ringgold
Age Level: 6-9
Reading Level: Independent Reader
Genre: Fiction

Cassie doesn't have to actually go to the beach; she's got her very own "tar beach" on the roof of her Harlem apartment building. From there, her imagination takes her on a journey through time and space. The artist's quilt story was successfully adapted into this modern classic.

Books illustrated by Faith Ringgold

Tar Beach

By: Faith Ringgold
Illustrated by: Faith Ringgold
Age Level: 6-9
Reading Level: Independent Reader
Genre: Fiction

Cassie doesn't have to actually go to the beach; she's got her very own "tar beach" on the roof of her Harlem apartment building. From there, her imagination takes her on a journey through time and space. The artist's quilt story was successfully adapted into this modern classic.

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