Rene Watson

Rene  Watson
Piecing Me Together, her novel, won a Newbery Honor and the Coretta Scott King Prize. Love is a Revolution, Ways to Create Sunshine, Some Places More Than Others, This Side of Home, What Mother Leave Me, Betty Before X, and Watch Us Rise, co-written with Ilyasah Shabazz, as well as two notable picture publications: A Place Where Hurricanes Happen and Harlem's Little Blackbird, which was nominated for an NAACP Image Award, are among her books.