‘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.
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
Bio: all opinions are those of my employer
Clue 1: It’s an author/illustrator
Clue 2: His debut picture book was New Socks
Bio: I write and illustrate children’s books. You know, for kids!
Clue 1: Location: Virginia
Clue 2: She won a 2015 Newbery Honor
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
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 firstname.lastname@example.org, or follow him on Twitter: @100scopenotes.
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