Children’s Book Creation: Passion, Craft, Commitment

Our Kaigler panel will be moderated by Ramona Caponegro, Director of Educational Programming & Content, EJK Award 35th Anniversary; Associate Professor of Children’s Literature, Eastern Michigan University.

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Panelists

Derrick Barnes

Sophie Blackall

2020 EJK Writer Winner

Crown: Ode to a Fresh Cut, Agate Bolden Books

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TW: @AuthorDDB

IG: @authorderrickdbarnes

derrickdbarnes.com

2003 EJK Illustrator Winner

Ruby’s Wish, Chronicle Books

FB: @Sophie-Blackall

TW: @SophieBlackall

IG: @SophieBlackall

sophieblackall.com

Shirin Yim Bridges

Meg Medina

2003 EJK Illustrator Winner

Ruby’s Wish, Chronicle Books

TW: @ShirinYimLeos

shirinyimleos.com

2012 EJK Writer Winner

Tîa Isa Wants a Car, Candlewick Press

FB: @meg.medina.10

TW: @Meg_Medina

IG: @megmedinabooks

megmedina.com

Shadra Strickland

Don Tate

2009 EJK Illustrator Winner

Bird, Lee & Low Books

TW: @ShadrasArt

IG: @shadrieka

shadra-strickland

2003 EJK Illustrator Winner

Poet: The Remarkable Story of George Moses Horton, Peachtree Publishers

FB: @DonTateAuthor 

TW: @Devas_T

IG: @devs_t (private)

dontate.com