Tag Archives: Shadra Strickland

Shaking Things Up – PPBF and Women’s History Month

I have the perfect picture book to kick of March’s Women’s History Month. See KidlitWomen for daily links to posts by the children’s lit community, in celebration of Women’s History Month and focusing on improving the climate for social and gender … Continue reading

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Shadra Strickland – Illustrator Interview

I have been a Shadra Strickland fan for a while and when I saw some of the art for LOVING vs VIRGINIA, I knew I needed to invite her on my blog. [JM] Illustrator or author/illustrator? If the latter, do … Continue reading

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Illustrator Interview – Lauren Castillo

I have always received such supportive feedback for these interviews, that I have decided to carry them on through 2014 – one strong reason also being that I have made some fabulous illustrator friends this way! One of the reasons … Continue reading

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