Jacqueline Woodson is the 2014 National Book Award Winner for her New York Times bestselling memoir Brown Girl Dreaming, which was also a recipient of the Coretta Scott King Award, a Newberry Honor Award, the NAACP Award, and the Sibert Honor Award. She is the author of New York Times Bestselling novel Another Brooklyn, which was a 2016 National Book Award Finalist and her first adult novel in twenty years. In 2015, the Poetry Foundation named her Young People’s Poet Laureate and in 2018 named the 2018 the Library of Congress named her Ambassador for Young People’s Literature. Join Lehigh's online book club and read Woodson's Another Brooklyn along with us!
*Supported by Ann Neitzel Endowment Fund for Poetry and Creative Writing