From her childhood in
China to the moment she won her first National Book Award, literary icon
Katherine Paterson shares the personal stories that inspired her children’s
Told with her trademark humor and heart, Paterson’s tales
reveal details about her life from her childhood with missionary parents, to
living as a single woman in Japan, to raising four children in suburban
Maryland with her minister husband. Read about the origins of such familiar
characters as Leslie Burke and Janice Avery from Bridge to Terabithia, and go behind the scenes to the moments
Katherine found out she won her many awards.
Filled with personal photos and
letters, this funny, heartwarming history from a legendary writer lets fans in
on the making of literary classics. Download and start listening now!