Katherine Alice Applegate

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Birthday
19, 1956
Birthplace
Ann Arbor, MI
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
19, 1956 (age 63)
Birthplace
Ann Arbor, MI

About

American author best known for her science fiction and fantasy series Animorphs and Everworld.

Before Fame

She began writing the Animorphs series in 1996, and it came to its conclusion in 2001.

Trivia

She won the 2013 Newbery Award for her book The One and Only Ivan.

Family Life

Her husband, Michael Grant, co-authored many of her projects. They adopted their daughter, Julia, from China.

Associated With

Jack Gantos won the Newbery Medal for his novel Dead End in Norvelt, in 2012.