|Javaka Steptoe received a degree in fine arts from Cooper Union in New York City. This is his first picture book.|
|IN DADDY'S ARMS I AM TALL:
African Americans Celebrating Fathers
A wonderful collection of poems brought to life by Steptoe's varied techniques and materials. This book is a "tribute to the influence of Black Fathers on their sons and daughters, and grandchildren."
A few excerpts...
"You drew pictures of life
From an Ashanti Proverb...