Donna Janell Bowman-A Little Pre-Party

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Austin SCBWI member Donna Janell Bowman was recently mentioned on a School LIbrary Journal list of upcoming 2016 releases for her book STEP RIGHT UP: HOW DOC AND JIM KEY TAUGHT THE WORLD ABOUT KINDNESS, illustrated by Corretta Scott King winner Daniel Minter.

The book will be out in May, 2016.

The SLJ list noted all the upcoming 2016 books from past Coretta Scott King winners. Minter won the award for his 2012 book ELLEN'S BROOM.

Donna Janell Bowman is a faculty member at the Austin SCBWI 2016 Writers & Illustrators Working Conference.