A Place Where Hurricanes Happen

Renee Watson (Author) Shadra Stickland (Illustrator)
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Product Details

Price
$7.99
Publisher
Dragonfly Books
Publish Date
July 22, 2014
Pages
40
Dimensions
10.9 X 0.2 X 8.3 inches | 0.4 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780385376686
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About the Author

Renée Watson has worked as a teaching-artist for more than ten years, teaching creative writing and theater to elementary, middle and high school students. In 2006 Renée travelled to New Orleans where she facilitated poetry and theater workshops with children coping with the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. Renée lives in New York, New York. This is her first picture book. You can visit Renée online at www.reneewatson.net.


In 2009, Shadra Strickland received the American Library Association's John Steptoe Award for New Talent and the Ezra Jack Keats New Illustrator Award for Bird, her first picture book. Shadra visited New Orleans to research this book, and she was awed by the art scene, the rich culture, and the wonderful people of the city. Shadra lives in Brooklyn, New York.