|Name Joan Blos|
|Education Vassar College|
|Awards John Newbery Medal, National Book Award for Children's Books (Hardcover)|
Books A Gathering of Days, Old Henry, Nellie Bly's Monkey: His Rema, Brooklyn Doesn't Rhyme, Brothers of the Heart: A Story of
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Joan Winsor Blos (born December 9, 1928) is an American writer, teacher and advocate for children's literacy.
For her 1979 historical novel, A Gathering of Days, Blos won the U.S. National Book Award in category Children's Books and the Newbery Medal for the year's most distinguished contribution to American children's literature.
She was born in New York City. She lives in Ann Arbor, Michigan.