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This past spring, for my children’s and young adult literature class we were asked to do an author study on a favorite author of our choice and create a presentation and teacher friendly handout for the class. My group chose to research Jane Yolen, the wonderful, award winning author of over 300 books! As part of our project we read close to 20 books each and came to the conclusion that Jane Yolen is incredibly diverse in her writing and is immensely passionate about what she does. She wanted to be a writer since she was a little girl and has certainly obtained (possibly even surpassed!) her goal. She encourages students to write every day and most importantly to never give up!


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