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Ann M. Martin

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Birthday ***, 1955
Place of Birth Princeton, New Jersey
Age 65 years old
Zodiac Sign Leo
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Ann M. Martin

Ann Matthews Martin is the American children's novelist best known for the The Baby-Sitters Club series.

Born Ann Matthews Martin, August 12, 1955, Princeton, New Jersey, United States
Occupation Writer
Language English
Nationality American
Alma mater Smith College
Genre Children's and young adult fiction
Subject English
Notable works The Baby-Sitters Club series (1986–2000)
Notable awards Newbery Honor (a Newbery Medal runner-up)
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About Ann M. Martin

American author who is best known for her popular young adult fiction series, The Baby-Sitters Club. Her other works for children and young adults include Bummer Summer (1983) and Missing Since Monday (1986).

Ann M. Martin before fame

She graduated from Smith College and worked as a teacher and editor before becoming a full-time writer. She published the first book in her popular Baby-Sitters Club series in 1986.

Achievement of Ann M. Martin

Her 2002 stand-alone novel, A Corner of the Universe, received the prestigious Newbery Medal for children's literature in 2003.

Ann M. Martin family life

She and her sister Jane grew up in Princeton, New Jersey. She was in a long-term relationship with fellow author Laura Godwin in the early 2000s.

Associations of Ann M. Martin

As a child, Martin was inspired by the children's novels of popular UK author, Roald Dahl.

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  • Baby-sitter club
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Latest information about Ann M. Martin updated on June 14 2021.