Please welcome illustrator Carl Angel. The Girl Who Saved Yesterday is about remembrance for the past and for those who came before us, celebrated through my imagery and the beautiful poetic language of Julius Lester. The list below relates to his book in either its respect for ancestors, or in its transcendent use mythical elements and/or poetic language.
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Respect for Ancestors Picture Books
Arrow to the Sun by Gerald McDermott
Gerald McDermott’s work and this book had a profound impact on my imagination as a child. The themes of fathers and sons still resonates. I still get chills whenever I look at his images. So striking, so beautiful, so elemental. (ages 3 to 7)