Fredrick McKissack

Fredrick McKissack

Fredrick Lemuel McKissack was an African-American writer, best known for collaboration with his wife, Patricia C. McKissack on more than 100 children's books about the history of African Americans. Wikipedia*

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Fredrick McKissack has three videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1999 Speech. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2001 with an average of 361 views per program. Most appearances with Patricia McKissack (2).

Appearances by Title:Author Videos: 3

Recent Appearances

  • National Book Festival

    National Book Festival

    The first National Book Festival was experienced through a combination of author presentations, call-ins, and interviews…

  • Children's African American Books

    Children's African American Books

    Ms. McGill talked about her book In the Hollow of Your Hand: Slave Lullabies, published by Houghton Mifflin accompanied by a…

  • Children's Authors on U.S. History

    Children's Authors on U.S. History

    As part of a “Sweet Land of Liberty” event, participants talked about children’s books dealing with American History. Authors…

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