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Jane Yolen

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Jane Yolen, the author of such contemporary children’s classics as Owl MoonThe Devil’s Arithmetic, and How Do Dinosaurs Say Good Night?, has been called “America’s Hans Christian Andersen” by Newsweek…and

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Mary-Lou Weisman

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Mary-Lou Weisman is a journalist and author whose books include Intensive Care: A Family Love Story,Traveling While Married, and Al Jaffee’s Mad Life. Her essays, feature articles, interviews, and reviews have appeared in The New Republic, Newsweek, Glamour,Vogue, The Atlantic,…

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Irene Zabytko

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Irene Zabytko, a bilingual, first-generation Ukrainian American, grew up in the Ukrainian Village section of Chicago. She is the recipient of the PEN Syndicated Fiction Award and her work has been heard on NPR’s The…

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Gabrielle Zevin

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Gabrielle Zevin has published six adult and young adult novels, including Elsewhere, an American Library Association Notable Children’s Book, which has been translated in over twenty languages. She is the screenwriter of Conversations with Other …

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G. K. Wuori

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G. K. Wuori grew up in De Kalb, Illinois where he has returned after living all over the U.S. and, most recently, in Presque Isle, Maine. He received his undergraduate degree from Northern Illinois University…

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Emily Whaley

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Emily Whaley was born in 1911 in Pinopolis, South Carolina. The mother of three daughters and grandmother of seven, she divided her time between her houses (and their kitchens) in Charleston, South Carolina, and Flat…

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Diana Wells

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Diana Wells is the author of 100 Birds and How They Got Their Names and 100 Flowers and How They Got Their Names, has written for Friends Journal, and is contributing editor of the journal…

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Sylvia Wilkinson

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Sylvia Wilkinson is the author of five previous novels and a series of racing books for young readers. She is also the author of two nonfiction books on racing. She was born and raised in…

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Daniel Wallace

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Daniel Wallace is the author of four novels. His first novel, Big Fish…, has been translated into eighteen languages and was adapted for film by Tim Burton and John August. His essays and stories

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Lauren F. Winner

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Lauren F. Winner, the former book editor for Beliefnet.com, is a regular reviewer for Publishers Weekly and a contributing editor for Christianity Today. Her essays have appeared in the New York Times Book Review, the…

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