From and Now: South Midwest
6 Word Memoir: Girl story lover: now woman storytellerActivities: Long walks and raiding my local librariesWhere do you work: I write In a small upstairs room crowded with books, paper, notebooks, files, my letter writing boxes, files, and a comfortable rocking chair.Other Awards:
The Charlotte Zolotow Award: The Chicken Chasing Queen of Lamar County
Arnold Adoff Poetry Award Honor: Catching a Storyfish
Upcoming: A new children's biography and verse novel×
From: Valencia ( Spain); Now: Madrid (Spain)6 Word Memoir: Under bed listening steps then, silence...Activities: I am a storyteller and nothing can´t be funnier for me than telling stories through pictures.Distraction/Neat or Messy? Anywhere, anytime... I am messy neat.Other Awards:
The National Illustration Prize 2010 awarded by the Spanish Ministry of Culture.
Upcoming: The secret Life of Cats, Lunwerg Publishers, Fall 2020Jenny Sue Kostecki-ShawFrom: St. Louis, MO; Now: Taos, New Mexico6 Word Memoir: Barefoot in mountains, listening to starsActivities: Read everyday and play with my kidsDistraction: First I clean, then I make a wild, colorful mess.Other Awards:
South Asian Book Award: Same, Same but Different
CLC Book Award.
Green Prize for Sustainable Literature: Luna & Me
Upcoming: Papa Brings Me the World, May 2020, Christy Ottaviano Books.×