"A palpable mixture of magic, nonsense, and a light-hearted splash of local color.... A blithe and bouncy book."--Saturday Review on The Wizard of Washington Square
"A palpable mixture of magic, nonsense, and a light-hearted splash of local color…. A blithe and bouncy book." (Saturday Review
About the Author
Jane Yolen is the distinguished author of more than 250 books for children, teens, and adults. She has earned many awards over the years, including the World Fantasy Award, two Nebula Awards, the Society of Children's Book Writers Golden Kite Award, three Mythopoeic Society Aslan Award, two Christopher Medals, the Boy's Club Jr. Book Award, the Garden State Teen Book Award, the California Young Reader's Medal, New York State's Charlotte Award, the Daedalus Award, a number of Parents' Choice Magazine Awards, four Honorary Doctorates, and many more awards and citations for her work. Ms. Yolen lives in with her husband in Hatfield, Massachusetts, and St. Andrews, Scotland.