Bobbi Miller

Bobbi Miller earned her MFA in Writing for Children from Vermont College, and was awarded honors with distinction for her Master of Arts in Children’s Literature degree from Simmons College in Boston.
Her second middle grade novel, Girls of Gettysburg, will be released by Holiday House in Fall 2014.

Her first middle grade novel, Big River’s Daughter (Holiday House, 2013) comes recommended by the International Reading Association, and was nominated for the Amelia Bloomer Project (American Library Association, 2013). Cherub Book Reviews states: "I love Bobbi Miller’s work: her exaltation of folklore and refined yarn-spinning, plus the generous Author’s Notes included in Big River’s Daughter about the legends and historical facts found in her research inspire more insightful reading for all of us." The book is listed on A Mighty Girl’s Top 2013 Mighty Girl Books for Tweens and Teens.

Her picture book, Miss Sally Ann and the Panther (Holiday House, 2012)was  selected to the Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People 2013 list, a cooperative project of the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) and the Children's Book Council. Her picture books, Davy Crockett Gets Hitched (Holiday House, 2009) and One Fine Trade (Holiday House, 2009) were listed on the Bank Street College of Education Best Books of 2010.



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