Driven by her firm belief in culturally relevant literature,
La'Wana features the faces and voices of children of color in her book series.  


La’Wana is the author of three children’s books series created to help increase the amount of books featuring children of color.  
Jaden Israel is a series inspired by her grandson. Each story is laden with life lessons for young readers.  
The America by Train book series celebrates  America’s beauty and the rich history associated with our railroads.
Marjorie and The Mango Tree is the first book in an inspirational series inspired by La'Wana's mission work with the children of Haiti.
Jaden Israel
The California Zephyr
Yosemite National Park
Yosemite National Park
Yosemite National Park