Cynthia Levinson

A Peek at the Creative Space of Cynthia Levinson

Cynthia Levinson is the author of the critically acclaimed and award-winning We’ve Got a Job: The 1963 Birmingham Children’s March, as well as Watch Out for Flying Kids: How Two Circuses, Two Countries and Nine Kids Confront Conflict and Build Community, and the biography Hillary Rodham Clinton: Do All the Good You Can. The Youngest Marcher, illustrated by Vanessa Brantley Newton, is her latest book and debut picture book. The Youngest Marcher revisits the subject matter of We’ve Got a Job, but for a younger audience, focusing on the story of Audrey Faye Hendricks, a nine-year-old civil rights activist in 1963.… Read the rest