Thursday, February 12, 2009

Potpourri: LIterature & Women's Studies

Answer the quiz and your name will be entered in a monthly drawing. Post your reply to the comment box. Must include your e-mail to be eligible to win. Cool prizes, check out or Prize Bucket.

Quiz #8

This children's book illustrator has recently been awarded the *Ezra Jack Keats Book Award. Her most recent work is her collaboration with author, Zetta Elliot.

Who is the rising star to watch? Earn a second entry by providing a reference link to her work or blog.

*The Ezra Jack Keats Book Award was established in 1985 to recognize and encourage authors and illustrators new to the field of children’s books. Many past winners of the EJK Book Award have gone on to distinguished careers creating many books beloved by parents, children, librarians and teachers across the country.


Andromeda Jazmon said...

It's Shadra Strickland!!! Please put my name in the drawing!


Andromeda Jazmon said...

Ms. Strickland's website:

and blog:

Doret said...

Shadra Strickland.

Color Online said...


Thanks, Cloudscome.

Your name is entered.

e-maginary friend said...

Shadra Strickland

her website:

Keesh said...

I found's Shadra Strickland. Here is the link to her blog, which I'm glad to be add to my 'interesting blogs' list!

My email is mslioness874 at

Anonymous said...

Shadra Strickland is the up and coming illustrator. Her website is and she just won the Ezra Jack Keats award for her illustrations on Bird by Zetta Elliott. Please enter my name in your drawing. is my book blog site and I will add a link to your blog. Also here's my email adddress: