Gennifer Choldenko Papers
Scope and Contents
This collection contains materials from five children's books by Gennifer Choldenko published from 2004-2011 and includes typescript, photocopies of photographs, page proofs, research materials, notes, and holographs.
- Creation: 1999-2010, undated
- Choldenko, Gennifer, 1957- (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.
Conditions Governing Use
This collection may be protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.
Biographical / Historical
Gennifer Choldenko was born in California in 1957. She has a degree in English. She worked as a copy writer for seven years before returning to school. She wrote her first novel while in art school. In 2005 she won the Newbery Honor for her book Al Capone Does My Shirts. She lives in California.
6.15 Cubic Feet (6 boxes)
Language of Materials
This collection consists of production material for children's books written by Gennifer Choldenko.
Collection guide is arranged alphabetically by title.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Gennifer Choldenko.
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Genre / Form
- Authors, American -- 21st century
- Autism -- Juvenile fiction
- Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile fiction
- Children's stories, American
- Dysfunctional families -- Juvenile fiction
- Family problems -- Juvenile fiction
- Fantasy fiction
- Popularity -- Juvenile fiction
- Social classes -- Juvenile fiction
- Space and time -- Juvenile fiction
- United States Penitentiary, Alcatraz Island, California -- Juvenile fiction
- Gennifer Choldenko papers, 1999-2010, undated
- CLRC staff
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- April 2014: Collection reprocessed by Laura Howard; EAD updated by Jennifer Shaw
- June 2020: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.
Collecting Area Details
Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area
Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library