Celebrating Eloise Greenfield

West End Library

Celebrating Eloise Greenfield

Award-Winning Children's Author and Poet


Thank you, Eloise Greenfield, for your uplifting stories and positive portrayal of African American family life. Your stories and poems live on in the DC Public Library. 


 
Picture Books by Eloise Greenfield
Thinker: My Puppy Poet and Me
Pictures by Ehsan Abdollahi (2019)
The Friendly Four
Illustrated by Jan Spivey Gilchrist (2006)
Me & Neesie
Illustrated by Jan Spivey Gilchrist (2005)
Easter Parade
Illustrated by Jan Spivey Gilchrist (1998)
William and the Good Old Days
Illustrated by Jan Spivey Gilchrist (1993)
I Make Music
Illustrated by Jan Spivey Gilchrist (1991)
First Pink Light
Illustrated by Jan Spivey Gilchrist (1991)
Grandpa's Face
Illustrated by Floyd Cooper (1988)
Grandmama's Joy
Illustrated by Carole Byard (1980)
Good News: Formerly "Bubbles"
Art by Pat Cummings (1977)
Africa Dream
Illustrated by Carole Byard (1977)
 
Poetry by Eloise Greenfield
The Great Migration: Journey to the North
Illustrated by Jan Spivey Gilchrist (2011)
Brothers & Sisters: Family Poems
Illustrated by Jan Spivey Gilchrist (2009)
When the Horses Ride By: Children in the Times of War
Illustrations by Jan Spivey Gilchrist (2006)
In the Land of Words: New and Selected Poems
Illustrated by Jan Spivey Gilchrist (2004)
Honey, I Love
Illustrations by Jan Spivey Gilchrist (2003)
I Can Draw a Weeposaur and Other Dinosaurs: Poems
Pictures by Jan Spivey Gilchrist (2001)
Angels
Drawings by Jan Spivey Gilchrist (1998)
For the Love of the Game: Michael Jordan and Me
Illustrated by Jan Spivey Gilchrist. (1997)
Night on Neighborhood Street
Pictures by Jan Spivey Gilchrist (1991)
Under the Sunday Tree
Paintings by Amos Ferguson (1988)
Nathaniel Talking
Illustrated by Jan Spivey Gilchrist (1988)
Daydreamers
Co-written by Tom Feelings (1981)