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Emily Jenkins

Emily Jenkins

Emily Jenkins writes YA, middle grade and books for the very young.  Her nineteen picture books include A Greyhound, A Groundhog, Princessland, The Fun Book of Scary Stuff, Toys Meet Snow and Lemonade in Winter.  Her books That New Animal and Five Creatures each received the Boston Globe Horn Book honor award.  Her middle-grade books include the New York Times-bestselling Upside-down Magic series (co-authored with Sarah Mlynowski and Lauren Myracle), and the Toys Go Out trilogy. She is a visiting artist at Hamline University’s MFA program in Writing for Children and Young Adults. Visit her on the web at www.emilyjenkins.com.