Nora Raleigh Baskin

Nora Raleigh Baskin is the award-winning author of books for children and teens, including Anything But Typical (winner of the ALA Schneider Family Book Award), What Every Girl (Except Me) Knows, The Truth About My Bat Mitzvah, The Summer Before Boys, Ruby on the Outside, and Nine, Ten: A September 11 Story. Her work will appear in the anthology Coming of Age: 13 B’nai Mitzvah Stories, set to publish in March 2022. With Gae Polisner, she is the co-author of Seven Clues to Home, published by Knopf in May 2020, and Consider the Octopus, forthcoming from Holt in April 2022. She lives with her family in Connecticut.


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