cover image ROCK OF AGES


Tonya Bolden, , illus. by R. Gregory Christie. . Dell/Dragonfly, $6.99 (32pp) ISBN 978-0-440-41800-9

"Bolden's impressionistic poem is a paean to the strong religious tradition that has provided generations of African-Americans with guidance, solace, refuge, sustenance and inspiration," said PW . "Christie's collage-like illustrations capture the energy and passion of the individuals celebrated in this emotion-charged work." Ages 5-8. (Dec.)