Joan W. Blos Papers (1971-2007)
Joan W. Blos Papers
Blos, Joan W.
7 boxes and 2 oversize boxes (11 linear feet)
Joan Blos is a writer of children's literature who lives in Ann Arbor, Michigan. She is best known for her novel A Gathering of Days: A New England Girl's Journal, 1830-32, which in 1980 won the American Library Association's Newbery Medal.(1) Blos has written several other works of historical fiction as well as picture books for younger readers. The collection documents her career as a writer through items including development materials, correspondence, manuscripts and illustrations of both published and unpublished works.Blos
The material is in English
University of Michigan Library (Special Collections Research Center)