THINGS I LIKE:
African American stories & culture
PB, CB, GN, BW interiors, covers
Don is an award-winning author-illustrator of numerous critically acclaimed books for children. He is also one of the founding hosts of the blog the Brown Bookshelf—a blog designed to push awareness of the myriad of African American voices writing for young readers, featuring book reviews and interviews with authors and illustrators. Don frequently speaks at schools, public libraries, and writing conferences, and participates in book festivals.