• Karen was born in California and lives in Los Angeles.
• She still teaches the second grade.
• She is also a member of the International Association of Black Writers and Artists.
Other books written by Karen English:
• English, Karen. Speak English for Us, Marisol! Morton Grove, IL: Albert Whitman & Company, 2000.
• English, Karen. Speak to Me (And I Will Listen Between the Lines). New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2004.
Other books about show time:
• Bany• Winters, Lisa. Show Time: Music, Dance, and Drama Activities for Kids. Chicago: Chicago Review Press, 2000.
• Hoeye, Michael. No Time Like Show Time. New York: G. P. Putnam’s Sons, 2004.
• Selden, George. The Cricket in Times Square. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1960.