Meet the Author: Jacqueline Woodson

Author Jacqueline Woodson has received the Margaret A. Edwards Award for lifetime achievement in writing for young adults. Her other awards include a Newbery Honor, two Coretta Scott King awards, two National Book Award finalists, and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize. Although she spends most of her time writing, Woodson also enjoys reading the works of emerging writers and encouraging young people to write.

Resource Information

Age Range
10 - 12
Grade Level
5th - 7th