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Jane Hyatt Yolen (born February 11, 1939) is an American writer of fantasy, science fiction, and children's books. She is the author or editor of more than 350 books, of which the best known is The Devil's Arithmetic, a Holocaust novella. Her other works include the Nebula Award−winning short story "Sister Emily's Lightship", the novelette "Lost Girls", Owl Moon, The Emperor and the Kite, the Commander Toad series and How Do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight. She has collaborated on works with all three of her children, most extensively with Adam Stemple.Yolen gave the lecture for the 1989 Alice G. Smith Lecture, the inaugural year for the series. This lecture series is held at the University of South Florida School of Information "to honor the memory of its first director, Alice Gullen Smith, known for her work with youth and bibliotherapy." In 2012 she became the first woman to give the Andrew Lang lecture. Yolen published her 400th book in early 2021, Bear Outside.

Jane Yolen
Yolen at the 2011 New York Comic Con
Born (1939-02-11) February 11, 1939 (age 83)
Manhattan, New York, U.S.
OccupationWriter, poet
Alma materSmith College
Period1960s–present
GenreFantasy, science fiction, folklore, children's fiction
Notable awardsWorld Fantasy Award for Life Achievement
2009
Website
janeyolen.com
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Jane Yolen's About

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She is best known for her young adult fantasy novels Owl Moon, How Do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight, and Sister Emily's Lightship, which won the Nebula Award. The Devil's Arithmetic, perhaps her most well-known book, is about the Holocaust.

Jane Yolen Family life

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She had three children with her husband, David W. Stemple, whom she married in 1962. She and Stemple settled in Massachusetts and also owned a home in Scotland.

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Jane Yolen Before Fame

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She grew up in three different states: New York, California, and Virginia. Her debut young adult novel, The Bird of Time, was published in 1971, while she was a student at Smith College.

Jane Yolen Trivia

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She was the first woman to give the Andrew Lang lecture.

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Jane Yolen Height Weight

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At the age of 83, Jane Yolen height is 5ft 7 ¾ (172cm).

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She and J.K. Rowling are both authors of children's and young adult fiction.

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Facts About Jane Yolen

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● Jane Yolen was born on February 11, 1939 (age 83) in New York City, New York, United States
● She is a celebrity young adult author
● Her popular books are Owl Moon (1987), The Devil's Arithmetic (1988), Briar Rose (1992), How Do Dinosaurs Say Good... (2000) and Mapping the Bones (2018)
● In Her career, Jane Yolen has achieved an Mythopoeic Fantasy Award
● She attended University of Massachusetts Amherst, Smith College, Staples High School
● She had 3 children Adam Stemple, Heidi Stemple, Jason Stemple
● Her spouse is David Stemple (m. 1962–2006)
● Her height is 5ft 7 ¾ (172cm)
● You can find Her website below: http://janeyolen.com/



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