Tags: Education; Historical Fiction

Alexandria LaFaye

Children, Fantasy

Alexandria LaFaye has published over a dozen books for young readers ranging from historical fiction to fantasy, including the Scott O’Dell Award-winning Worth and the verse novel Pretty Omens. Her picture book Walking Home to Rosie Lee is a Stepping Stones Honor book and IRA Teacher’s Choice selection. She has two upcoming picture books: No Frogs in School and Follow Me Down to Nicodemus Town. LaFaye is also an associate professor of English at Greenville University in Illinois and a visiting associate professor in the summer graduate program in Children’s and Young Adult Literature at Hollins University.

An Interview with Alexandria LaFaye | interview | The Children’s Writer’s Guild

Festival Years: 2018