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Hi, I’m Jenn. I write books for children and teens, and adults still connected to their inner kid.   READ MORE . . . 

“Full of heart and replete with challenging ciphers for readers to decode, Bertman’s debut is literary cousin to classic puzzlers like
The Westing Game.”

—Publisher’s Weekly
starred review

New York Times Bestseller!

November 5, 2016

Second Star to the Right

4353 Tennyson St. Denver, CO 80212

2:00 pm

November 19, 2016


8:00 Notable Books Panel

10:30 Book signing at Macmillan booth

November 30, 2016

Writing for Younger Audiences Craft Talk

Moraga Library, Community Room

Saint Mary’s College, Moraga, CA


A Peek at the Creative Space of Cynthia Levinson

Cynthia Levinson is the author of the critically acclaimed and award-winning We’ve Got a Job: The 1963 Birmingham Children’s March, as well as Watch Out for Flying Kids: How Two Circuses, Two Countries and Nine Kids Confront Conflict and Build Community, and the biography Hillary Rodham Clinton: Do All the Good You Can. The Youngest Marcher, illustrated by Vanessa Brantley Newton, is her latest book and debut picture book. The Youngest Marcher revisits the subject matter of We’ve Got a Job, but for a younger audience, focusing on the story of Audrey Faye Hendricks, a nine-year-old civil rights activist in 1963. Cynthia and her husband divide their […]

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