Jeanne Birdsall is a New York Times best-selling author of books for children. Her middle grade novels about the Penderwick family have collected many honors, including the National Book Award for Young People’s Literature, and have been translated into thirty languages. She also writes picture books for younger children.
- This Labor Day weekend, I’ll be in Georgia for the Decatur Book Festival. My panel — which includes Jacqueline Kelly and …Read More »
- On Saturday, August 1, I’ll be at the NYC Public Library for this panel with the fabulous Rita Williams-Garcia. We’ll …Read More »
- This is Hitch, who lives across the street from me. He’s deaf, but doesn’t know it. He’s also a magnet …Read More »