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 is a story about second chances. In elementary school, my best reading friend was Susan Hill. We read the …Read More »
- Well, not exactly. But I am going to be in Chicago discussing Narnia, among other matters, with my friend and …Read More »
- ‘Writers are solitaries by vocation and necessity. I sometimes think the test is not so much talent, which is not …Read More »