Katherine Paterson's books have received wide acclaim and been published in twenty different languages. Among her many literary honors are two Newberry Medals for Bridge to Terabithia and Jacob have I loved, two national Book Awards, and most recently the Hans Christian Andersen Award. Her latest book is Parzival.
Katherine Paterson lives Barre Vermont which is described in her earlier novel Lyddie, and which she researched the background for the story, The Patersons have four grown children and two grand children.
Please go to her website www.terabithia.com
She also wrote a book called Jip, which Cordyliz very much enjoyed.