Author & Illustrator

Janet Taylor Lisle

Biography

Janet Taylor Lisle’s books for young readers have received the Newbery Honor Award (Afternoon of the Elves), the Scott O’Dell Award for Historical Fiction (The Art of Keeping Cool), Holland’s Zilveren Griffel, and Italy’s Premio Andersen Award, among other honors. A graduate of Smith College and former journalist, Janet lives in Rhode Island and often draws on Rhode Island history in her work. Visit her online at JanetTaylorLisle.com.

Most Popular Janet Taylor Lisle Books

imagination · friendship · helping others
Afternoon of the Elves
artists · secrets · being different · self-discovery
The Art of Keeping Cool
explorers · friendship
Quicksand Pond

All Janet Taylor Lisle Books

Personal Info

Books Stats

3Authored & Illustrated

Most Recent Book

imagination · friendship · helping others
Afternoon of the Elves

Highest Rated Book

artists · secrets · being different · self-discovery
The Art of Keeping Cool

Official Website

http://JanetTaylorLisle.com