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Jeanne Birdsall

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Jeanne Birdsall

Jeanne Birdsall grew up in the suburbs west of Philadelphia, where she attended wonderful public schools. Jeanne had lots of great teachers, but her favorites were: Mrs. Corkhill, sixth grade, who encouraged her intellectual curiosity; Mr. Tremonte, eighth grade algebra, who taught Jeanne to love and respect math; and Miss Basehore, second and fourth year Latin, to whom Jeanne (and Mr. Penderwick) will be forever grateful.
Although she first decided to become a writer when she was ten years old, it took Jeanne until she was forty-one to get started. In the years in between, Jeanne had many strange jobs to support... Read More


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The Penderwicks at Point Mouette
Written by Jeanne Birdsall

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The Penderwicks at Point Mouette
Written by Jeanne Birdsall

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The Penderwicks on Gardam Street
Written by Jeanne Birdsall

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The Penderwicks on Gardam Street
Written by Jeanne Birdsall

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The Penderwicks on Gardam Street
Written by Jeanne Birdsall

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The Penderwicks
Written by Jeanne Birdsall

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The Penderwicks
Written by Jeanne Birdsall

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The Penderwicks
Written by Jeanne Birdsall

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The Penderwicks at Point Mouette
Written by Jeanne Birdsall

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Nancy and Plum
Written by Betty MacDonald, Illustrated by Mary GrandPre, Introduction by Jeanne Birdsall

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Nancy and Plum
Written by Betty MacDonald, Illustrated by Mary GrandPre, Introduction by Jeanne Birdsall

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Nancy and Plum
Written by Betty MacDonald, Illustrated by Mary GrandPre, Introduction by Jeanne Birdsall

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