Scholastic

Former senior editor for Scholastic Book Fairs, Jevon Bolden edits and writes books for kids and adults that open them up to new things, a good life, and experiences beyond their imagination. Jevon has a bachelor's degree in English from the University of Alabama and lives in sunny Florida with her family and Cocker Spaniel, Langston Hughes.
DeAndra Hodge is an illustrator and designer based in Washington, DC. She was born in Germany but moved around a lot in the states because her parents were in the military. In 2019, she received a Bachelor of Art in Graphic Design and a minor in Public Relations from the University of Montevallo in Montevallo, Alabama. During her free time, she loves exploring the city, jogging, practicing French, and, of course, drawing on her tablet! She loves designing characters and capturing their emotions, as well as using color to set up the mood of an environment.