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Birthday
23, 1937
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
23, 1937 (age 80)
Birthplace
New York City, NY

About

American author of young adult literature and winner of the Newbery Medal in 2003.

Before Fame

He struggled while in school as a child due to dysgraphia, a writing disorder.

Trivia

His book Iron Thunder was selected as the 2009 Beacon of Freedom Award winner.

Family Life

He married Linda Cruise Wright, and they have two children together.

Associated With

Judy Blume is also an award-winning young adult author.