Mary Ann Hoberman

Born on August 12, 1930 Meet Mary Ann Hoberman:  https://www.maryannhoberman.com/ ___________ Her biography:    https://www.maryannhoberman.com/pages/biography.html “Mary Ann Hoberman was born on August 12, 1930, in Stamford, Connecticut to Dorothy (Miller) and...

Jacqueline Woodson

Meet Jacqueline Woodson:  https://www.jacquelinewoodson.com/ ABookandAHug interviews Jacqueline Woodson:  https://abookandahug.com/books-alive-with-jacqueline-woodson/ ___________________ Her Biography: https://www.jacquelinewoodson.com/all-about-me/my-biography/ Born...

Joanna Cole

Born August 11, 1944      Passed away on July 12, 2020 _______________ Her biography:  I discovered in the fifth grade that I enjoyed explaining things and writing reports for school. I had a teacher who was a little like Ms. Frizzle. She loved her subject. Every week...

When You Trap a Tiger

2021 Newbery Winner Would you make a deal with a magical tiger? This uplifting story brings brings Korean folklore to life as a girl goes on a quest to unlock the power of stories and save her grandmother. Some stories refuse to stay bottled up… When Lily and...