Jennifer Armstrong

Jennifer Armstrong

Jennifer Armstrong

Jennifer Armstrong is an award-
winning author of over 100 books for children and teens. Her book, Shipwreck at the Bottom of the World: The Extraordinary True Story of Shackleton and the Endurance, was the winner of the Orbis Pictus award and a Boston Globe Horn Book honor book. The popularity of this book in schools and book festivals led her to Antarctica itself. She spent New Year’s Eve at the South Pole and has some stories to tell! She lives in Saratoga Springs, New York with her daughter and runs the children’s department of the local Northshire Bookstore, a large independent. Shipwreck at the Bottom of the World has been chosen by The Vermont Humanities Council as its Vermont Reads selection for 2016.

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