Joan W Blos

Joan W. Blos is the author of "A Gathering of Days", winner of the 1980 Newbery Medal, the American Book Award, and other honors. She wrote, and later dramatized, "Brothers of the Heart", also a work of historical fiction. Her other books include "Brooklyn Doesn't Rhyme", "Martin's Hats", "Old Henry" (an award-winning picture book), "The Heroine of the Titanic" (also an award-winning story), and "Hello, Shoes!" She has been an editor, a lecturer, and a teacher of children's literature. She...See more