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Carolyn Coman

Biography

Carolyn Coman

Born in Chicago, Illinois, Carolyn Coman was a member of the first graduating class of Hampshire College in Amherst, Massachusetts. Having worked as a hand bookbinder and as an editor at an educational publishing house for several years, Ms. Coman now writes full time. She lives in Newburyport, Massachusetts with her children --- 17-year-old Anna and 7-year-old David. In 1995, her book WHAT JAMIE SAW was a Newbery Honor Award recipient as well as a National Book Award finalist.

Carolyn Coman