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Charles Waters

Biography

Charles Waters

Charles Waters is a children'spPoet, actor and educator.  His poems have appeared in various anthologies including, THE NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC BOOK OF ANIMAL POETRY, AMAZING PLACES and ONE MINUTE TILL BEDTIME. Charles performs his one person show, as well as conducts poetry performance and writing workshops for elementary and middle school audiences. 

Charles Waters

Books by Charles Waters

Written by Charles Waters and Irene Latham with illustrations by Sean Qualls and Selina Alko - Children's 8-12, Fiction, Friendship, Poetry

Irene Latham, who is white, and Charles Waters, who is black, use this fictional setup to delve into different experiences of race in a relatable way, exploring such topics as hair, hobbies and family dinners. Accompanied by artwork from acclaimed illustrators Sean Qualls and Selina Alko, this remarkable collaboration invites readers of all ages to join the dialogue by putting their own words to their experiences.