Author & Illustrator

Shadra Strickland

Biography

Shadra Strickland studied, design, writing, and illustration at Syracuse University and later went on to complete her MFA at the School of Visual Arts in New York City. She won the Ezra Jack Keats Award and the Coretta Scott King/John Steptoe Award for New Talent in 2009 for her work in her first picture book, Bird, written by Zetta Elliott. Strickland co-illustrated Our Children Can Soar, winner of a 2010 NAACP Image Award. She teaches illustration at Maryland Institute College of Art in Baltimore, Maryland. Visit her online at ShadraStrickland.com.

Please, Louise
Eliza's Freedom Road: An Underground Railroad Diary
Bird
Please, Louise
Eliza's Freedom Road: An Underground Railroad Diary
Bird

Books by Shadra Strickland

    Please, Louise
    Toni Morrison, Slade Morrison, Shadra Strickland
    Bird
    Zetta Elliott, Shadra Strickland
    Eliza's Freedom Road: An Underground Railroad Diary
    Jerdine Nolen, Shadra Strickland

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All Shadra Strickland Books

Collaborators

Toni Morrison
Slade Morrison
Zetta Elliott
Jerdine Nolen

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