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Jennifer Armstrong

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Jennifer Armstrong

“Why do I write historical fiction? Johnny Tremain, The Witch of Blackbird Pond, Island of the Blue Dolphins—that’s why. I'll never forget how it felt to read those books. I want to write books with the same power to transport readers into another time and place.”—Jennifer Armstrong

Jennifer Armstrong is the winner of the Orbis Pictus Award for Outstanding Nonfiction for Shipwreck at the Bottom of the World. Many of her books have been designated as Notable Books by the American Library Association and the International Reading Association.
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Bookshelf
The American Story: 100 True Tales from American History
Written by Jennifer Armstrong, Illustrated by Roger Roth

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Becoming Mary Mehan
Written by Jennifer Armstrong

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Black-Eyed Susan
Written by Jennifer Armstrong

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Shattered
Written by Jennifer Armstrong

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Shattered
Written by Jennifer Armstrong

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Shipwreck at the Bottom of the World
Written by Jennifer Armstrong

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The Snowball
Written by Jennifer Armstrong, Illustrated by Jean Pidgeon

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Sunshine, Moonshine
Written by Jennifer Armstrong

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What a Song Can Do
Written by Jennifer Armstrong

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In My Hands: Memories of a Holocaust Rescuer
Written by Irene Opdyke, As told to Jennifer Armstrong

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In My Hands: Memories of a Holocaust Rescuer
Written by Irene Opdyke, As told to Jennifer Armstrong

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