Irene Latham - Children/Young Adults

Irene Latham

Hometown: Birmingham, AL


Publications and Awards

Fresh Delicious, WordSong/Boyds Mills Press, Fall 2015
Dear Wandering Wildebeest, Millbrook Press/Lerner, Fall 2014
Don’t Feed the Boy, Roaring Brook/Macmillan, 2012; paperback, Spring 2014
Leaving Gee’s Bend, G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 2010

Literary Awards:
ALLA Children’s Book of the Year, 2011
Banks Street College Best Book, 2011
Finalist, Kentucky Bluegrass State, 2011-12
Finalist, SIBA Book Award, 2011
Finalist, Crystal Kite Award, 2011

More Information

Gives readings: Yes
Travels to readings: Yes
Conducts workshops: Yes
Available for interviews: Yes