Jane Yolen, 01/07/14

safe_imageOn Tuesday, January 7th, 2014 Emma interviewed award-winning author Jane Yolen.

Jane Yolen is an author of children’s books, fantasy, and science fiction, including Owl Moon, The Devil’s Arithmetic, and How Do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight?

She is also a poet, a teacher of writing and literature, and a reviewer of children’s literature. She has been called the Hans Christian Andersen of America and the Aesop of the twentieth century.

Jane Yolen’s books and stories have won the Caldecott Medal, two Nebula Awards, two Christopher Medals, the World Fantasy Award, three Mythopoeic Fantasy Awards, the Golden Kite Award, the Jewish Book Award, the World Fantasy Association’s Lifetime Achievement Award, and the Association of Jewish Libraries Award among many others.

For more information about Jane Yolen visit her website: http://janeyolen.com/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Jane-Yolen/111654215518019

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To read a transcript of the call, click here to open a PDF: Jane Yolen Transcript

And to read Emma’s Top Takeaways from the Interview, click here: Jane Yolen Takeaways

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