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About Jennifer Holm

jenniholm_photo credit Amy Martin FriedmanJennifer L. Holm is a New York Times bestselling children’s author and the recipient of three Newbery Honors for her novels Our Only May Amelia, Penny From Heaven, and Turtle in Paradise. She is also the author of several other highly praised books, including the Boston Jane trilogy  and Middle School Is Worse Than Meatloaf. Her latest middle-grade novel, Turtle In Paradise, received a Golden Kite Award. Jennifer collaborates with her brother, Matthew Holm, on the wildly popular graphic novel series, Babymouse, and their new graphic novel series, Squish. She lives in California with her husband and two children.