Check out our latest blog post at Me & My Baby Brothers about the 2016 Texas Bluebonnet Award winning children’s book When the Beat Was Born, DJ Kool Herc and the Creation of Hip Hop click here

It includes a link to an interview we conducted with the author Laban Carrick Hill and illustrator Theodore Taylor III.  To download the interview in PDF click here… if you have issues accessing the interview email  Also includes the official announcement from the Texas Bluebonnet Award committee and other video links about the book.