New Authors     New Books     Coming Soon     Most Popular     Top Authors    
Joan Bauer's picture

Joan Bauer


USA (1951 - )

Joan Bauer is the author of numerous books for young readers. She received a Newbery Honor Medal for Hope Was Here, and the L.A. Times Book Prize forRules of the Road. The Christopher Award was given to both Hope was Here andClose to Famous, which alsoreceived the Schneider Family Book Award. Joan is the recipient of numerous state awards voted by readers.

Joan Bauer lives in Brooklyn, New York.
 
Awards
Newbery Medal Best Novel nominee (2001) : Hope Was Here




Search for