Jennifer Ward (author)Jennifer Ward (born December 4, 1963) is an American children's picture book author. Many of her books focus on the science, nature and the Southwest United States. Ward has a B.A. in education from the University of Arizona.
Her books have been translated into many languages and have received the International Reading Association's / CBC Children's Choice Award, the American Booksellers Association Book Sense Summer Pick, a Learning Magazine Teachers' Choice Award for Best Children's Picture Book, a Parents' Choice Award, a Governor's Selection for the states of New Jersey and Arizona, the Grand Canyon Reader Award, among other honors. Provided by Wikipedia