Alison McGhee writes for all ages in all forms. Her Pulitzer Prize-nominated novel Shadow Baby was a Today Show Book Club pick, and her picture book for adults, Someday, was a #1 New York Times bestseller. Her honors include four Minnesota Book Awards, the Geisel medal, a MacDowell residency and several American Library Association awards. A professor of creative writing at Metropolitan State University, McGhee has three grown children and lives a semi-nomadic life in Minneapolis, Vermont and California.
Young ReadersThe March Against Fear: The Last Great Walk of the Civil Rights Movement and the Emergence of Black Power
History, Illustrators, South Dakota Authors, Tribal, Young ReadersTasunka: A Lakota Horse Legend
Fiction, History, Non-Fiction, South Dakota AuthorsAcross the Cimarron
Fiction, PulitzerPerfume River