Martin, Jacqueline Briggs
Comments from the author about writing:
I have always loved the sounds of words and love writing stories that adults and children can share.
Literary awards received and date received:
- 1996 Grandmother Bryant's Pocket designated a "Children's Book of Distinction" by Hungry Mind Review
- 1996 Grandmother Bryant's Pocket received Lupine Award for best picture book in its year from Maine Librarians Assoc.
- 1998 Snowflake Bentley received Lupine Award for best picture book in its year from Maine Librarians Assoc.
- 1999 Snowflake Bentley received Caldecott Award
- 2003 The Water Gift and the Pig of the Pig received Lupine Award from Maine Librarians Assoc. for best picture book of its year
- 2003 On Sand Island Golden Kite Honor Award for picture book text
Book Types: Fiction, Nonfiction
Audience Types: Children
Are you willing to do programs for schools, libraries, or other groups? Yes
If you are willing to do programs, will you charge a fee? Yes
Author Web site URL: www.jacquelinebriggsmartin.com
E-mail Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
222 Berkeley Street
Boston, MA 02116
Books By This Author
- Farmer Will Allen and the Growing Table. Readers to Eaters, Seattle, 2013.
- The Chiru of High Tibet : a True Story. Houghton Mifflin Books for Children/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Boston, 2010.
- Chicken Joy on Redbean Road, Houghton Mifflin, Boston, MA, 2007.
- Banjo Granny, Houghton Mifflin, Boston, MA, 2006.
- On Sand Island, Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 2003.
- The Water Gift and the Pig of the Pig, Houghton Mifflin, Boston, MA, 2003.
- Snowflake Bentley, Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1998.