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Jacqueline Woodson

Biography

Jacqueline Woodson is the bestselling author of more than two dozen award-winning books for young adults, middle graders, and children, including the New York Times bestselling memoir Brown Girl Dreaming, which won the 2014 National Book Award, the Coretta Scott King Award, a Newbery Honor Award, an NAACP Image Award, and the Sibert Honor Award. Woodson was recently named the Young People’s Poet Laureate by the Poetry Foundation. She lives with her family in Brooklyn, New York.

Works by Jacqueline Woodson

  • another-brooklyn
  • guys-read-the-distance
  • guys-read-the-distance
  • guys-read-the-sports-pages