Gennifer Choldenko

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Birthday
20, 1957
Birthplace
Santa Monica, CA
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
20, 1957 (age 61)
Birthplace
Santa Monica, CA

About

Author who is widely known for her work in the juvenile fiction genre. She has gained particular popularity for her Al Capone series, including Al Capone Does My Shirts, which earned her a prestigious Newberry Honor award.  

Before Fame

She studied illustration at the Rhode Island School of Design. She initially worked as an advertising copywriter before turning to novels full-time. 

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She also earned a British Carnegie Medal for her work on Al Capone Does My Shirts. 

Family Life

She and her husband Jacob have two children named Ian and Kai. 

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She also earned a Sid Fleischman Award for Humor for her work on "Al Capone Does My Shirts." 

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