Benjamin Ludwig is a teacher and a writer.
He is the author of Ginny Moon, published by HarperCollins | Park Row Books in 2017. The book, inspired by his experience adopting a teenager with special needs, 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. To date it has been published in 20 countries. His novella, Sourdough, was the recipient of the 2013 Clay Reynolds Prize for the Novella.
A public school teacher and literacy coach, Benjamin holds an MAT in English education and an MFA in creative writing. He and his family live in New Hampshire, where he directs the Teachers’ Writers’ Workshop at Plymouth State University, providing professional development and coaching to working K-12 and pre-service teachers. Currently he is working on his next book.