Joan Bauer’s Hope Was Here won her a Newbery Honor Award. Her other books for middle grade and young adult readers examine journeys and humor. Meet her strong female characters in Peeled, Rules of the Road, Best Foot Forward, Squashed, Thwonk and more.

(Original air date: Sep 18th, 2009)

We Apologize For Any Inconvenience

This site is being moved to a new server. Please forgive any outages that may occur until the process is complete.

Learn More

You have Successfully Subscribed!