Pen Name: None
Born: 1934 in Chicago, Illinois
Yarbrough was born and raised in Chicago.
Biographical and Professional Information
Camille Yarbrough is an American musician, singer, actress, poet, activist, dancer, college teacher, radio host, television producer and author.
- Cornrows, Coward, McCann, & Geoghegan, 1979
- The Shimmershine Queens, G. P. Putnam's, 1989
- Tamika and the Wisdom Rings , Random House, 1994
- Little Tree Growing in the Shade , G. P. Putnam's, 1996
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
The Little Tree Growin' in the Shade
Release Date: 1996-02-07
- Coretta Scott King Award , Cornrows
- Parents Choice Award, Summershine Queens
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)
The author welcomes speaking engagements from schools, colleges, cultural groups and institutions.
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