McKissack, Patricia C. & Fredrick McKissack. Young, Black, and Determined: A Biography of Lorraine Hansberry. NY: Holiday House, 1997.
Sinnott, Susan. Lorraine Hansberry: Award-Winning Playwright and Civil Rights Activist. Forward by Thulani Davis. Berkeley: Conari Press, 1999.
Scheader, Catherine. Lorraine Hansberry: Playwright and Voice of Justice. US: Enslow Publishers, 1998.
Scheader, Catherine. They Found a Way: Lorraine Hansberry. Chicago: Children's Press, Enslow Publishers, 1978.
Tripp, Janet. The Importance of Lorraine Hansberry. NY: Lucent Books, 1997.
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