Shelley Tanaka is a well-known editor and author of books for young people. She has written several non-fiction books, including Attack on Pearl Harbor and The Heat Is On: Facing Our Energy Problem, as well as seven titles in the award-winning I Was There series. Shelley has won the Science in Society Book Award, School Library Journal Best Book, VOYA Nonfiction Honor List, Texas Bluebonnet Master List and two nominations for the Deutsche Jugendliteraturpreis.

Festivals: 2007 (spring)

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