Interview with Shane Evans

Monday, October 30, 2006.

Shane EvansMark speaks with Shane Evans (illustrator of Bintou’s Braids) about illustrating children’s books that focus on social justice and civil rights, and how he developed his skills as an illustrator.

Participate in the conversation by leaving a comment on this interview, or send an email to



Friday, October 13, 2006.

Thank you to everyone who has and continues to support the Just One More Book! podcast by including us in their own projects:



Authors & Illustrators






And many thanks to you for including Just One More Book in your day!

Andrea & Mark

Filed under:

Waiting – and wondering why: Bintou’s Braids

Monday, August 28, 2006.

Bintou's BraidsAuthor: Sylviane A. Diouf
Illustrator: Shane Evans
Published: 2004 Chronicle Books (on JOMB)
ISBN: 0811846296

Featuring beautiful women, a spunky little girl and lots of gorgeous hair, this richly illustrated story captures perfectly the frustration we can feel when life’s rules don’t make sense to us.


Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.5 License.