Illinois State Library

Illinois Center for the Book


Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Ami Polonsky  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Young Adult;

Born:


-- Facebook -- https://www.facebook.com/AmiPolonskyAuthor
-- Twitter -- https://twitter.com/amipolonsky
-- Website -- http://amipolonsky.com
-- Website -- https://books.disney.com/content/uploads/2014/10/Gracefully-Grayson-DG-FINAL.pdf
-- Ami Polonsky on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=ami+polonsky

E-Mail: -- ami@amipolonsky.com


Illinois Connection

Polonsky grew up in the suburbs of Chicago and now lives in Deerfield.

Biographical and Professional Information

Ami Polonsky is a reading and writing tutor, mother to two young children, and author, among other things. A former Language Arts teacher and literacy coach, she remains devoted to guiding children towards a love of books and helping create lifetime readers.

Link to Gracefully Grayson Discussion Guide - https://books.disney.com/content/uploads/2014/10/Gracefully-Grayson-DG-FINAL.pdf.


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Titles At Your Library


Awards

Gracefully Grayson

  • Top 100 Children's Books, Goodreads, 2018
  • Speaking Engagements

    Speaking Engagement Availability (Yes)

    Ami loves to visit schools and libraries. For more information about setting up a school or library visit, including pricing, contact Lisa McClatchy at hyperionvisits@aol.com.