Joyce Hansen (born October 18, 1942 in The Bronx, New York City, New York) is a children's author. She primarily writes about African and African-American culture. Hansen wrote I Thought My Soul Would Rise and Fly for the Dear America series in 1997.



Dear America

Selected works

  • Which Way Freedom? (1986)
  • The Captive (1994)
  • Breaking Ground, Breaking Silence (1998)
  • One True Friend (2001)
  • African Princess (2004)
  • Home Is with Our Family (2010)

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