Katherine Patterson



Daniel
Naketa



  • She won the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award and the Newbery Medal 2006
  • She is was a missionary, mother, teacher, and a writer
  • She wrote Bridge To Terabithia, Jacob Have I Loved,
  • (Won the John Newbery Medal,1981)
  • She started writing her career with a church
  • She was an Ambassador for Literature
  • She got book awards for the Great Gilly Hopkins, and The Master Puppeteer
  • She got many state, national, and international reading awards, as well as the honor of having received The Hans Christian Andersen Medal
  • On January 5th 2010 the librarian of Congress, James H. Billington named, Katherine Paterson the National Ambassador for Young People‚Äôs Literature.
  • The embassy was celebrating The Year of the
  • Child and had invited a number of authors, guest readers, and schools to participate with events centered on books, agility
  • Her humility in discussing her career is a true expression of her attitude of toward her writing
  • The year of the child and had invited a number of authors, guest readers, and schools to participate with events centered on books, agility skills, Swedish cartoons, and other diversions targeted to a wide range of children.