“The Hans Christian Anderson of American children’s literature.”

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Welcome to the website of acclaimed author, Jane Yolen. She is the author of more than 400 books for children and adults, as well as an esteemed poet and essayist. Whether you are a student, teacher, librarian, or fan, you’re sure to find all the information you’re looking for on one of literature’s living heroes.