WorldCat Identities

Evans, Shane

Overview
Works: 68 works in 177 publications in 3 languages and 28,595 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Biography  Picture books  Poetry  Stories in rhyme  Miscellanea  Interviews  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Author, Performer, Illustrator
Classifications: PZ7.E8924, E
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Shane Evans
Art from her heart : folk artist Clementine Hunter by Kathy Whitehead( Book )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 2,152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clementine Hunter's paintings went from hanging on her clothesline to hanging in museums, yet because of the color of her skin, a friend had to sneak her in when the gallery was closed
Underground by Shane Evans( Book )

11 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in English and Japanese and held by 2,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A family silently crawls along the ground. They run barefoot through unlit woods, sleep beneath bushes, take shelter in a kind stranger's home. Where are they heading? They are heading for Freedom by way of the Underground Railroad."--Publisher description
The red pencil by Andrea Davis Pinkney( Book )

9 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 1,421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After her tribal village is attacked by militants, Amira, a young Sudanese girl, must flee to safety at a refugee camp, where she finds hope and the chance to pursue an education in the form of a single red pencil and the friendship and encouragement of a wise elder
My brother Charlie by Holly Robinson Peete( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Callie is very proud of her brother Charlie. He's good at so many things -- swimming, playing the piano, running fast. And Charlie has a special way with animals, especially their dog, Harriet. But sometimes Charlie gets very quiet. His words get locked inside him, and he seems far away. Then, when Callie and Charlie start to play, Charlie is back to laughing, holding hands, having fun. Charlie is like any other boy -- and he has autism
The way a door closes by Hope Anita Smith( Book )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 1,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of poems about a young man's struggle to accept a father who has abandoned his family
Lillian's right to vote : a celebration of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 by Jonah Winter( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As an elderly woman, Lillian recalls that her great-great-grandparents were sold as slaves in front of a courthouse where only rich white men were allowed to vote, then the long fight that led to her right--and determination--to cast her ballot since the Voting Rights Act gave every American the right to vote
Black Jack : the ballad of Jack Johnson by Charles R Smith( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art and poetry combine to tell the story of boxer Jack Johnson, who became the first African-American world heavyweight boxing champion in the early part of the twentieth century
We march by Shane Evans( Book )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 1,096 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrations and brief text portray the events of the 1963 march in Washington, D.C., where the Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. delivered a historic speech
No More! : stories and songs of slave resistance by Doreen Rappaport( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in English and held by 1,047 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Songs, stories and poems about slavery and the struggle to maintain dignity and freedom
When Gorilla goes walking by Nikki Grimes( Book )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 1,012 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this collection of rhyming poems, Gorilla the cat enjoys answering the telephone, eating soul food, and sharing mischievous adventures with her young owner
Osceola : memories of a sharecropper's daughter by Osceola Mays( Book )

4 editions published between 1998 and 2001 in English and held by 992 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A sharecropper's daughter describes her childhood in Texas in the early years of the twentieth century
Mixed me! by Taye Diggs( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 917 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overview: Mom and Dad say I'm a blend of dark and light: "We mixed you perfectly, and got you just right." Mike has awesome hair. He has LOTS of energy! His parents love him. And Mike is a PERFECT blend of the two of them. Still, Mike has to answer LOTS of questions about being mixed. And he does, with LOTS of energy and joy in this charming story about a day in the life of a mixed-race child
Fishing day by Andrea Davis Pinkney( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Reenie and her mother, who are African Americans, go fishing, Reenie decides to share the secret of their success with their needy white neighbors
28 days : moments in Black history that changed the world by Charles R Smith( Book )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A picture book look at many of the men and women who revolutionized life for African Americans throughout history"--
Free at last! : stories and songs of Emancipation by Doreen Rappaport( Book )

5 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the experiences of African Americans in the South, from the Emancipation in 1863 to the 1954 Supreme Court decision that declared school segregation illegal
Li'l Rabbit's Kwanzaa by Donna L Washington( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 824 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'il Rabbit searches for a gift for his grandmother when she is sick during Kwanzaa, and surprises her with the best gift of all. Includes "The Nguzo Saba - The Seven Principles of Kwanzaa."
Nobody gonna turn me 'round : stories and songs of the civil rights movement by Doreen Rappaport( Book )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 752 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This final book in a triliogy about the African American experinece is a tribute to the crusaders for equality and peace in America, a crusade that continues to this day
Chocolate me! by Taye Diggs( Book )

4 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in English and held by 722 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overview: The boy is teased for looking different than the other kids. His skin is darker, his hair curlier. He tells his mother he wishes he could be more like everyone else. And she helps him to see how beautiful he really, truly is. For years before they both achieved acclaim in their respective professions, good friends Taye Diggs and Shane W. Evans wanted to collaborate on Chocolate Me!, a book based on experiences of being African American, feeling different and trying to fit in as kids. Now, both men are fathers and see more than ever the need for a picture book that encourages all people, especially kids, to love themselves
Bintou's braids by Sylviane A Diouf( Book )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and Japanese and held by 704 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Bintou, a little girl living in West Africa, finally gets her wish for braids, she discovers that what she dreamed for has been hers all along
Homemade love by bell hooks( Book )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A girl who is Girlpie to her mama and Honey Bun Chocolate Dewdrop to her daddy savors the warmth and love of her family
 
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Art from her heart : folk artist Clementine Hunter
Alternative Names
Evans, Shane

Evans, Shane W.

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UndergroundMy brother CharlieThe way a door closesBlack Jack : the ballad of Jack JohnsonNo More! : stories and songs of slave resistanceWhen Gorilla goes walkingOsceola : memories of a sharecropper's daughterFishing day