Travels from: New Hampshire
Benjamin Ludwig is the author of Ginny Moon, which was an Indie Next and Library Reads pick, a Barnes and Noble Discover Great New Writers selection, and one of Amazon.com’s 20 Best Books of 2017. It received starred reviews from Publisher’s Weekly, Library Journal, BookPage, and Booklist. His novella, Sourdough, was the recipient of the 2013 Clay Reynolds Prize for the Novella. In 2018, Ginny Moon was shortlisted for The Great Reads Awards, as a debut YA title selected by school librarians.
A former English teacher and new-teacher mentor, he holds an MAT in English education and an MFA in creative writing. He and his family live in New Hampshire.
Talks and Topics
Ginny Moon multi-media presentation
Ginny Moon Discussion Guide
Book Festival Apperances
MFA Writers Series and Visiting Author Programs
Foster Care/Adoption Groups
English Teacher Groups, especially the National Writing Project
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In the News:
"10 Debut Writers Worth Your Time" - Kirkus Review, Aug 2017