Leah van Belle is an associate professor in
teacher education at Madonna University in
Livonia, Michigan. She has served as a member
of the Robert F. Sibert Informational Book
Award Committee, the Coretta Scott King Book
Award Committee, and the Ethnic and Multicultural
Information Exchange Roundtable of the
American Library Association. Her educational
consulting and research are related to literacy,
curriculum, diversity, and children,s texts.
van Belle, Leah
""Of Cabbages and Kings": Biographies for Children,"
Michigan Reading Journal: Vol. 42:
2, Article 8.