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Kathryn Erskine      

Children's Author, Best Known For "Mockingbird"

Kathryn Erskine is a renowned children's literature author. She won the 2010 National Book Award for Young People's Literature and the 2012 Dolly Gray Children's Literature Award for her novel, Mockingbird.

Erskine grew up in Europe, Africa, Canada, and the United States, and she inspiration from the world around me and from my personal experiences, including her childhood attending 8 different schools around the world.

She is the author of novels for children of all ages, and her first picture book, MAMA AFRICA, the story of Miriam Makeba, South African civil rights activist and singer, was released in 2017.


American Library Association announces 2018 youth media award ...

The book is written by Kathryn Erskine and published by Farrar Straus Giroux Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Macmillan Publishing Group, LLC.

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