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‘And You Shall Know Me by My Twitter Bio’ (#6)

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)

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

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 6-1

Bio: Artist / Writer / Prankster Personal Motto: Don’t Hope Cope!

Clue 1: He was born in Strasbourg

Clue 2: His first book, The Mellops Go Flying, was published in 1957

Click here to reveal the answer

#2

Twitter Bio 6-2

Bio: Author/illustrator of books about states who don’t want to stay put and a doughnut who refuses to be eaten…and more!

Clue 1: She lives in Michigan

Clue 2: Her first book was The Scrambled States of America.

Click here to reveal the answer

#3

Twitter Bio 6-3

Bio: I am an author, a vlogbrother, and a person who does not cast movies.

Clue 1: Location: Indianapolis, IN

Clue 2: His first book was Looking for Alaska.

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. 6 points today — better than usual. :) Shouldn’t have struck out on the first one, though.