JANUARY 2017
written by Patricia Hruby Powell

Written in blank verse, the story of Mildred Loving, an African American girl, and Richard Loving, a Caucasian boy, who challenge the Virginia law forbidding interracial marriages in the 1950s.

To pre-order Loving vs Virginia, click here

Awards
A Junior Library Guild Selection 2017
Kirkus starred Review
Society of Illustrators Original Art Show


Reviews
Kirkus
“Strickland’s blue-, gray-, and yellow-toned illustrations have a strong retro feel and tenderly reinforce the written words…A song of love vs. a cacophony of hate—all in a beautiful model of bookmaking.”

5 Comments

  1. Ben Haith
    September 8, 2016

    “You bring light to our world”

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    • shadrieka
      October 30, 2016

      Thank you~~

      Reply
  2. semadar megged
    November 5, 2016

    Hi Shadra,

    Saw your art hanging in the Society and loved it!

    Best,
    Semadar

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    • shadrieka
      November 5, 2016

      Thank you so much! I hope you are well!!

      Reply
  3. Chelanna
    November 22, 2016

    Very excited for this book! This story is very important to my family, and will be a great resource for our children!

    Reply

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