The cover of the book Nighttime Symphony

Nighttime Symphony


Join us for the final week of Black Voices, Black Joy with the Felipe de Neve Branch of the Los Angeles Public Library!

📘 Today, tune in to the Los Angeles Public Library's YouTube at 3:00 p.m. PDT as Children’s Librarian Laurie Reese reads Nighttime Symphony by Timbaland, illustrated by Christopher Myers.
📗 Visit our blog to watch artist Kenturah Davis read Nighttime Symphony
📕 Construct your own rainmaker inspired by the sounds of nighttime with some help from Kenturah on our blog!

Other Books from This Week

Timbaland, illus. by Christopher Myers and Kaa Illustration Studios. Nighttime Symphony, 2019

Weatherford, Carole Boston, illus. by Bryan Collier. By and By: Charles Albert Tindley, the Father of Gospel Music, 2020

Andrews, Troy, illus. by Bryan Collier. Trombone Shorty, 2015. 2016 Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award; 2016 Caldecott Honor

Lullaby (for a Black Mother): A Poem by Langston Hughes, illus. by Sean Qualls, 2013

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