Author

Irene Hunt

Biography

Irene Hunt was the author of many distinguished books for young readers. Her first novel, Across Five Aprils, was a Newberry Award nominee and received a Lewis Carroll Shelf Award. Her second novel, Up a Road Slowly, was awarded the Newberry Medal in 1966. Ms. Hunt was born in southern Illinois and received degrees from the University of Illinois and the University of Colorado. For many years she taught in the public schools of northern Illinois, and later taught psychology at the University of South Dakota. She died in 2001.

The Lottery Rose
Up a Road Slowly
Across Five Aprils (Bound for Schools & Libraries)
The Lottery Rose
Up a Road Slowly

Books by Irene Hunt

    Up a Road Slowly
    Irene Hunt
    The Lottery Rose
    Irene Hunt
    Across Five Aprils (Bound for Schools & Libraries)
    Irene Hunt

Book Stats

3
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0
Illustrated
0
Collaborators

All Irene Hunt Books

YearTitlePages
2021The Lottery Rose224
2003Up a Road Slowly192
2002Across Five Aprils (Bound for Schools & Libraries)224