Her newest book, a romantic fiction novel, focuses on an actress in her 40s finding her spark again.
The Washington, DC-based author feels comfortable making her protagonists from the area she calls home, and her new novel explores the Vietnam War era.
Her illustrations in the children’s book “Layla’s Happiness” have earned her the 2020 Ezra Jack Keats Illustrator Award.
We spoke with Carrington about her growing local, social impact.
John Gilstrap’s bestselling book is back—but this time with the ending he originally wanted.