HUDSON, Wade. American, b. 1946. Genres: Children's non-fiction. Career: Just Us Books, Orange, NJ, co-owner, 1987-; writer. Publications: (with V.W. Wesley) Afro-Bets Book of Black Heroes from A to Z: An Introduction to Important Black Achievers, 1988; Afro-Bets Alphabet Rap Song, 1990; Jamal's Busy Day, 1991; Afro-Bets Kids: I'm Gonna Be!, 1993; (with D. Chocolate) NEATE: To the Rescue, 1992; I Love My Family, 1993; (ed.) Pass It On: African-American Poetry for Children, 1993; Beebe's Lonely Saturday; (with C.W. Hudson) How Sweet the Sound: African American Songs for Children, 1995; Great Black Heroes: Five Brave Explorers, 1995; (with C.W. Hudson) Kids Book of Wisdom, 1995; Great Black Heroes: Five Notable Inventors, 1997; (with C.W. Hudson) In Praise of Our Fathers and Our Mothers, 1997; Anthony's Big Surprise, 1998; Robo's Favorite Places, 1999; Great Black Heroes: Five Famous Freedom Fighters, 2001; Book of Black Heroes, vol. 3: Scientists, Healers & Inventors, 2002. STAGE PLAYS: Freedom Star; Sam Carter Belongs Here; The Return; A House Divided…; Black Love Story; Dead End. Address: Just Us Books, 356 Glenwood Ave 3rd Fl, East Orange, NJ 07017, U.S.A.