Jo S. Kittenger - Children's Books

Jo S. Kittinger
jskittinger@gmail.com
www.jokittinger.com

Hometown: Hoover, AL

Genre

  • Children


Publications and Awards

Books:

Children's Fiction
The House on Dirty-Third Street, Peachtree Publishers, 2012
A Breath of Hope, Harvard Fellowship Project with Anthony Barash, 2012
When I Grow Up, Children's Press/Scholastic, 2004
Cuando sea grande, Children’s Press/Scholastic, 2005
A Lunch With Punch, Children's Press/Scholastic, 2003
Un almuerzo con ponche, Children’s Press/Scholastic, 2003
Moving Day, Children's Press/Scholastic, 2003
Going to the Beach, Children's Press/Scholastic, 2002
The Joy of Cats, Meadowbrook Press, Inc., 1999

Children's Fiction E-Books
A Perfect Princess, Okenko Books, 2011
Lindy Lee Loves Pink, Okenko Books, 2010
David Drew Likes Blue, Okenko Books, 2010

Children's Nonfiction
Rosa's Bus: The Ride to Civil Rights, Calkins Creek/Boyds Mills Press, 2010
Jane Goodall, Children’s Press/Scholastic, 2005
George Washington Carver, Children’s Press/Scholastic, 2005
Birds of North America West, DK Publishing, Inc./Smithsonian, 2001
Birds of North America East, DK Publishing, Inc./Smithsonian, 2001
Stories in Stone: The World of Animal Fossils, Franklin Watts Publishing, Inc./Scholastic, 1998
A Look at Minerals: From Galena to Gold, Franklin Watts Publishing, Inc./Scholastic, 1998
A Look at Rocks: From Coal to Kimberlite, Franklin Watts Publishing, Inc./Scholastic, 1997
Dead Log Alive! , Franklin Watts Publishing, Inc./Scholastic, 1996

Literary Awards:
Crystal Kite Award, The Society of Children's Book Writers & Illustrators for Rosa's Bus: The Ride to Civil Rights, 2011
Alabama Camellia Children's Choice Award, Alabama Department of Education, 2011-12
Best Science Books for Children, A Look at Rocks: From Coal to Kimberlite, the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), 1998

More Information

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