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‘And You Shall Know Me by My Twitter Bio’ (#9)

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)

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

‘And You Shall Know Me by My Twitter Bio’ (#7)

‘And You Shall Know Me by My Twitter Bio’ (#8)

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

Bio: Artist and writer.

Clue 1: Location: Southern California

Clue 2: He illustrated the Caldecott Honor winning book Henry’s Box

Click here to reveal the answer

#2

Bio: Poet, photographer, artist, avid gardener.

Clue 1: This author’s next book is a memoir called Ordinary Hazards

Clue 2: In 2017 she was given the Children’s Literature Legacy Award

Click here to reveal the answer

#3

Bio: Author/ illustrator of all the books you like. No, not that one. No not that one either

Clue 1: Location: Tucson, AZ

Clue 2: His first picture book was The Dirty Cowboy, written by Amy Timberlake

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.