People In The News
- In-Conversation with ANDREA DAVIS PINKNEY. ORTIZ, SARA // Texas Library Journal;Summer2015, Vol. 91 Issue 2, p72
An interview with author and publisher Andrea Davis Pinkney is presented. Pinkney notes that the lack of diversity in children's books was one of the reasons she changed careers from magazine publishing to book publishing. She mentions her involvement in the Children's Book Council (CBC)...
- Book Industry News & Notes. // Black Issues Book Review;Nov/Dec2006, Vol. 8 Issue 6, p12
News briefs from the African American book publishing industry for November 2006 are presented. Zadie Smith and Uzodinma Iweala became the youngest authors to read at the 92nd Street Y in New York City on September 18. Linda A. Duggins has been named the Director, Multicultural Publicity for the...
- Pinkney Steps Down at HM. // Publishers Weekly;3/28/2005, Vol. 252 Issue 13, p13
Reports on the resignation of Andrea Davis Pinkney as publisher of the Houghton Mifflin children's book group. Reason behind her resignation; Career highlights.
- News Briefs. // Publishers Weekly;11/28/2005, Vol. 252 Issue 47, p3
The article offers news briefs on the U.S. publishing industry. As part of a reorganization of Scholastic's trade group, Andrea Davis Pinkney, former publisher of the Houghton Mifflin children's division, has been named vice-president, publisher of hardcover and early childhood. With...
- Multimedia Review: AUDIO. Ching, Edith; Mandell, Phyllis Levy // School Library Journal;Apr2001, Vol. 47 Issue 4, p92
Reviews the audiobook `Silent Thunder: A Civil War Storr.'
- People In The News. // Book Publishing Report;6/7/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 21, p6
Reports career developments of executives in publishing industry in the U.S. as of June 7, 2004. Appointment of Ellie Berger as senior vice president of trade of Scholastic Inc.; Partnership of former chief executive officer of Juno Inc. Charles Ardai with ex-art director of Juno Max Phillips to...
- BIRD IN A BOX. // Kirkus Reviews;3/1/2011, Vol. 79 Issue 5, p421
The article reviews the book "Bird in a Box," by Andrea Davis Pinkney.
- Peace Warriors. Phelan, Carolyn // Booklist;6/1/2013, Vol. 109 Issue 19/20, p84
The article reviews the book "Peace Warriors" by Andrea Davis Pinkney from the Profiles series.
- Ella Fitzgerald: The Tale of a Vocal Virtuosa. // School Library Journal;Spring2004 Supplement, Vol. 50, p22
Reviews the video recording "Ella Fitzgerald: The Tale of a Vocal Virtuosa," adapted from the book by Andrea Davis Pinkney and Brian Pinkney.