This week, the kid lit community mourns the loss of Floyd Cooper (January 8, 1956-July 15, 2021) who passed away at the age of 64 last weekend. Over the years, Floyd Cooper has been honored with 4 Coretta Scott King Honors and 10 American Library Association Notable Awards. He is known for vivid artwork that brings Black history to life and celebrates everyday occurrences of Black joy.
Remembering Floyd Cooper
Posted: July 21, 2021 at 10:08 AM in Stay Curious Stay Curious From DPL Summer Reading Youth Programming