Kerry Madden - Nonfiction

Kerry Madden
University of Alabama at Birmingham
HB 213
1530 3rd Avenue S
Birmingham, AL 35294-1260
205-934-2641
323-627-0404
kiffnkerry@gmail.com
www.kerrymadden.com
Hometown: Los Angeles, CA

Genre


Publications and Awards

Books :
Up Close Harper Lee , Penguin Books, 2009

JOURNALS:
Los Angeles Times, 2005-2012; 2002; 1997-1999
Open Salon, 2011-2012
The Birmingham News, 2011
A Good Blog is Hard to Find, 2007-2011
First Draft, 2010
AOL Homepage, Thanksgiving Op-Ed, 2010
The Homeboy Review, 2009
FIVE POINTS: A Journal of Literature and Art, 2008
Sierra Club Magazine, 2008
Shrinking Violets , 2008
Tennessee Alumnus Magazine, 2005; 2008
Washington Post, 2007
LA Weekly , 2004-2005.
LA Times Sunday Magazine, 2000-2002
Oxygen, 2001
Chicago Review Press, 2000
WebMD , 2000
Salon, 2000
Los Angeles Times Magazine, 1999-2000
And Others

Literary Awards:
California Readers’ Collection Medal, 2011
Starred Kirkus Review & Booklist Review, 2009
Best Young Adult Books in Kirkus Round-Ups, 2009
Booklist Top Ten Biographies of 2009
Best of the Year in Cooperative Children’s Book Center Choices of 2009

More Information

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