Library of Congress

National Book Festival

Shane W. Evans, a graduate of Syracuse University, is illustrator of a series of children's books featuring basketball greats Shaquille O'Neal and Magic Johnson. He also illustrated "Osceola: Memories of a Sharecropper's Daughter" by Osceola Mays and Alan Govenar (Hyperion Books for Children, 2000) which received both a Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor Award and the Orbis Pictus Honor Book Award for nonfiction. His most recent book is "No More! Stories and Songs of Slave Resistance" written by Doreen Rappaport (Candlewick, 2002). Evans lives in Missouri.

Previous National Book Festival Appearances

Shane W.  Evans