Faculty

Jennifer Jacobson

Jennifer Jacobson

Jennifer is the author of many books for children including the early-reader series Andy Shane and the Very Bossy Dolores Starbuckle (Junior Library Guild Selection, Chicago Public Library’s Best Children’s Book), the young adult novel Stained (ALA Best Book for Young Adults, Publisher’s Weekly Best Children’s Book, New York Public Library Best Books for the Teen Age), the bestselling middle grade, Small as an Elephant (Indie Next List Selection, International Reading Association Young Adults’ Choice, Parents’ Choice Gold Award Winner) and her newest launch: Paper Things. Jennifer, two-time winner of the Lupine Award for Young Readers, lives in Maine, and when not writing provides trainings in Writer’s Workshop for teachers.