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‘And You Shall Know Me by My Twitter Bio’ (#5)

And You Shall Know Me

 

Previously…

And You Shall Know Me by My Twitter Bio’ (#1)

And You Shall Know Me by My Twitter Bio’ (#2)

And You Shall Know Me by My Twitter Bio’ (#3)

‘And You Shall Know Me by My Twitter Bio’ (#4)

Sure you may know your children’s authors and illustrators, but can you name them from reading their Twitter bios? Test your skills below.

All credit for this post idea goes to Laura Given (@LibLaura5) – she gave it to me (thanks, Laura!).

Scoring

If you can name the author or illustrator after reading the bio only – 3 points

If you can name the author or illustrator after reading the bio and one clue – 2 points

If you can name the author or illustrator after reading the bio and two clues – 1 point

#1

Twitter Bio 5-1

Bio: all opinions are those of my employer

Clue 1: It’s an author/illustrator

Clue 2: His debut picture book was New Socks

Click here to reveal the answer

#2

Twitter Bio 5-2

Bio: I write and illustrate children’s books. You know, for kids!

Clue 1: Location: Virginia

Clue 2: She won a 2015 Newbery Honor

Click here to reveal the answer

#3

Twitter Bio 5-3

Bio: Founder of LEAPforGhana & Book-in-a-Day. Father of 2 FUNNY Girls!

Clue 1: Location: Washington, DC

Clue 2: His most recent picture book is Acoustic Rooster

Click here to reveal the answer

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About Travis Jonker

Travis Jonker is an elementary school librarian in Michigan. He writes reviews (and the occasional article or two) for School Library Journal and is a member of the 2014 Caldecott committee. You can email Travis at scopenotes@gmail.com, or follow him on Twitter: @100scopenotes.

Comments

  1. Alison L. Morris says:

    I always enjoy this series, Travis! Thanks for yet another round!

  2. I totally stink at this game, but I love playing!