Angela Burke Kunkel is the author of the forthcoming DIGGING FOR WORDS: JOSÉ ALBERTO GUTIÉRREZ AND THE LIBRARY HE BUILT, illustrated by Paola Escobar and published by Random House/Schwartz and Wade. After soaking up the sun in the Southwest for a number of years, she now lives in Vermont with her family, two dogs, two guinea pigs, and one rapidly-growing bearded dragon (really, it’s rather alarming). Angela currently works as school librarian and is a former English Language Arts teacher. DIGGING FOR WORDS is her first picture book--- look for both English and Spanish editions in September 2020.
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An archive of articles and interviews is below.
ARTICLES & INTERVIEWS
"Storystorm 2020 Day 7: Angela Kunkel Views a Viral Video," with Writing for Kids While Raising Them with Tara Lazar
Photo credit: Mei Lin Barral