American writer best known for children’s and young adult novels. She chains by laurie halse anderson pdf free the Margaret A.
2010 for her contribution to young adult literature. Laurie Beth Halse was born to Rev. Joyce Holcomb Halse in Potsdam, New York. She grew up there with her younger sister, Lisa. As a student, she showed an early interest in writing, specifically during the second grade. Anderson enjoyed reading—especially science fiction and fantasy—as a teenager, but never envisioned herself becoming a writer. Anderson attended Fayetteville-Manlius High School, in Manlius, New York, a suburb of Syracuse.