Read Africa Book Ambassador

Become a Read Africa Book Ambassador

    • Identify the Read Africa Book you want to adopt and promote.
    • Obtain your book from a library or bookstore.
    • Visit our social media pages to post photos and comments about your book.

Andrea Pinkney, Author

Andrea Pinkney, Author CABA Winner

A.G. Ford, Illustrator

A.G. Ford, Illustrator CABA Winner

Mubina Kirmani, Author

Mubina Kirmani, Author CABA Winner

Monica Edelman, Author

Monica Edelman, Author CABA Winner

Togbi Kumassah, Translator

Togbi Kumassah, Translator CABA Winner

Anna Cottrell, Author

Anna Cottrell, Author CABA Winner

 Save the Date: Children’s Africana Book Festival, Saturday, October 8, 2016,
Smithsonian National Museum of African Art.

Wheeler Winstead

Wheeler Winstead
Howard University


Naglaa Mahmoud
Howard University

 Alem Hailu

Alem Hailu
Howard University



Sussie Okoro
Howard University


 Robert Edgar Howard University

Robert Edgar
Howard University

 Sarah Sharp Howard University

Sarah Sharp
Howard University

 Achai Mundang South Sudan

Achai Mundang
South Sudan

Cheryl Hamlin Freeman

Cheryl Hamlin Freeman
Africa Access Board

 Anike Robinson Books to Brushes Owner

Anike Robinson
Books to Brushes Owner


Bonnetta Adeeb
Africa Access Board

Desaray Mnyandu  Eastern Shore Bouquets


Vanessa Oyugi
Howard University


Maimunah Marah     Tutu’s Storybooks


Lindokuhle Mnyandu Howard University

Burnette Scarboro African Heritage Early Literacy Program


Mary Jeffers, Where in the World Books for Children



Linda White, Africa Access Board