Praise for Jim Murphy
A Newbery Honor Book for The Great Fire
A Robert F. Sibert Honor Book for Blizzard!
"Spectacular!" —Kirkus Reviews, starred review of Truce
"An example of stellar nonfiction." —Booklist, starred review of Blizzard!
"A veritable cinematic account." —Kirkus Reviews, starred review of The Great Fire
About the Author
is celebrated for his engaging and careuflly researched nonfiction. His more than thirty-five books have garnered two Newbery Honors, a Sibert Award, two Sibert Honors, Boston Globe-Horn Book
Honors, ALA Notables, Best Books for Young Adults, and many more. He lives in Maplewood, New Jersey, with his wife and their two sons.