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Tracey Baptiste

  • 5 stars across 18 books
    Tracey Baptiste is the author of several works of fiction and nonfiction for children including The Jumbie series, and The Totally Gross History of Ancient Egypt. She is also a contributor to the adult horror anthology Sycorax's Daughters. Ms. Baptiste volunteers with We Need Diverse Books, The Brown Bookshelf, and I Too Arts Collective. She teaches in Lesley University's Creative Writing MFA program, and runs the editorial company Fairy Godauthor. Find her online @traceybaptiste on Twitter, @TraceyBaptisteWrites on Instagram and Facebook, or at www.traceybaptiste.com.
    26th April 2016

    The Jumbies

    Corinne La Mer isn't afraid of anything. Not scorpions, not the boys who tease her, and certainly not jumbies. They're j... More

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    2nd May 2019

    Minecraft: The Crash: An Official Minecraft Novel

    When a new virtual-reality version of Minecraft brings her dreams to life, one player must face her worst nightmares... More

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    28th October 2021

    Looking for a Jumbie

    New York Times bestselling author Tracey Baptiste and acclaimed illustrator Amber Ren take readers on a fun, cre... More

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    30th May 2009

    Overcoming Prejudice

    Prejudice exists in many forms. People discriminate against one another based on race, religion, weight, gender, and mor... More

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    11th December 2008

    Angels Inc.

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    30th October 2011

    Conservation Heroes Set

    A good leader leads by example, and leaders in the conservation movement are especially hands on. The new 10-title Conse... More

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    1st September 2009

    Being a Leader and Making Decisions

    Most communities and organizations require an organizer to be successful and create change. ""Being a Leader and Making ... More

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    30th May 2009

    Jerry Spinelli

    With his first novel for young adults, ""Space Station Seventh Grade"", Jerry Spinelli established himself as a writer o... More

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    1st June 2009

    Madeleine L'Engle

    Madeleine L'Engle's long writing career began when she wrote her first story about a 'grul', or girl, at age five. L'Eng... More

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    19th September 2017

    Rise of the Jumbies

    Corinne LaMer defeated the wicked jumbie Severine months ago, but things haven't exactly gone back to normal in her Cari... More

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