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Lynne Jonell

Lynne Jonell is the author of the novels Emmy and the Incredible Shrinking Rat , Emmy and the Home for Troubled Girls , and The Secret of Zoom , as well as several critically acclaimed picture books. Her books have been named Junior Library Guild Selections and a Smithsonian Notable Book, among numerous other honors. Born in Little Falls, Minnesota, Jonell grew up in a suburb of Minneapolis. She now teaches writing at the Loft Literary Center and lives with her husband and two sons in Plymouth...See more