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Alice Faye Duncan

Alice Faye Duncan has written more than a dozen books for children, including His Train Is Bound for Glory, Honey Baby Sugar Child, and Memphis, Martin, and the Mountaintop. Her most recent book is Yellow Dog Blues, a New York Times Best Illustrated Picture Book selection for 2022. Her books have been nominated for two NAACP Image Awards and have been named to several best-books-of-the-year lists. Duncan lives in Memphis, where she often writes about her home state’s people and history.