- NPR Best Books of 2020 https://apps.npr.org/best-books/#year=2020&book=34
- American Indians in Children’s Literature https://americanindiansinchildrensliterature.blogspot.com/2020/12/2020-aicls-best-books-of-2020.html
- 7 Tips for Teaching About the Trail of Tears https://www.capstonepub.com/blog/7-ideas-educators-consider-teaching-trail-tears
- Blog post from New Readers Rock https://www.newreadersrock2020.com/blog/meet-mary-and-the-trail-of-tears-author-andrea-l-rogers
- Super article by Susan Muaddi Darraj https://thetempest.co/2019/12/18/entertainment/these-authors-of-color-are-writing-against-invisibility/
- An article from Tahlequah Daily Press https://www.tahlequahdailypress.com/community/arts-entertainment/cherokee-author-and-art-teacher-releases-children-s-book-on/article_00f669fe-bd1d-58c1-90ef-23d4dd8267cc.html
- An article from the Cherokee Phoenix https://www.cherokeephoenix.org/Article/index/114060
Boxed Lunch with Fort Worth Community Arts Center https://youtu.be/-VuXVvvHfYg
Andrea L. Rogers is a writer from Tulsa, Oklahoma and a citizen of the Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma. She graduated from the Institute of American Indian and Alaskan Arts with an MFA in Creative Writing. Currently, she is splitting time between Fayetteville, Arkansas, where she is a Ph.d. student at the University Arkansas and Fort Worth, Texas, where her family lives. Her book Mary and the Trail of Tears: A Cherokee Removal Survival Story was named an NPR Best Book of 202) by both NPR and American Indians in Children’s Literature.
Ms. Rogers is on the Board of the Fort Worth Public Library.
A member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators, she is currently revising a middle grade mystery, writing an adult literary horror novel, and working on a series of picture book manuscripts.
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