About The Illustrator
Ebony Glenn is an Atlanta based illustrator who enjoys bringing stories to life with whimsical imagery. A passion for the arts and great storytelling, she aims to create illustrations that will provide rich literary experiences for young readers as well as incite more joy and magic into others' lives. She also loves to create joyful and heartwarming crafts to satisfy her endless need to always make new things.
When Ebony is not giving in to her creative itch of art-making, you may find her lost in the pages of a good book, learning some new hula-hooping tricks, or going on an adventure with her pups, Louie and Gabby.
Written by Jamilah Thompkins-Bigelow and illustrated by Ebony Glenn, Mommy's Khimar is about a young, Muslim girl who loves to wear her mother's headscarves. Not only does she feels closer to her mom when she puts them on, but also imagines herself as a queen, a superhero, and more.