Library of Congress

National Book Festival

Award-winning author Jane Yolen is a poet, teacher of writing and literature, and a reviewer of books for young readers. She has written more than 200 books for children and young people. One of her most recent books is "Bagpiper's Ghost" (Harcourt, 2003). Her book awards include: the Caldecott Medal, two Christopher Medals, two Nebula Awards, the World Fantasy Award, three Mythopoeic Fantasy Awards, the Golden Kite Award and the Jewish Book Award. She divides her time between homes in Massachusetts and Scotland.

Previous National Book Festival Appearances

Jane Yolen