2024 NAACP Image Award Nominee


Shawn’s acclaimed, bestselling kid’s book, “LIKE LAVA IN MY VEINS” is a 2024 NAACP Image Award nominee for “Outstanding Children’s Literature”.

“LIKE LAVA IN MY VEINS” is written by award-winning, bestselling author Derrick Barnes, colored by Adriano Lucas and published by Nancy Paulsen Books and Penguin Random House.