Angela Shelf Medearis
• Angela thinks her job as a writer is important because she is helping children to develop a love for reading.
• She originally started writing books for children who had trouble reading.
• Angela has written over 70 children's books!
Visit Angela Shelf Medearis's Web site at: www.medearis.com
Other books written by Angela Shelf Medearis:
• Medearis, Angela Shelf. Dare to Dream: Coretta Scott King and the Civil Rights Movement. New York: Dutton Books, 1994.
• Medearis, Angela Shelf. Little Louis and the Jazz Band: The Story of Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong. New York: Lodestar Books, 1994.
Other books about trickster tales:
• Hamilton, Virginia. A Ring of Tricksters: Animal Tales from America, the West Indies, and Africa. New York: Blue Sky Press, 1997.
• Walker, Richard. The Barefoot Book of Trickster Tales. Cambridge, MA: Barefoot Books, 1998.
• Welsch, Roger. Uncle Smoke Stories: Nehawka Tales of Coyote the Trickster. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1994.