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Jenny Han Papers

Identifier: CLRC-2155

Scope and Content

This collection consists of manuscript materials for two young adult novels and one middle-grade title by Jenny Han, and includes corrected page proofs and corrected typescripts dated 2009 to 2010.


  • 2009 - 2010


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 Sketch

Jenny Han was born and raised in Richmond, Virginia. She received her B.A. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and went on to gradute school at the New School in New York where she received her MFA in Writing for Children. Her first book, Shug, was published in 2006, and was written while she was still in college. She currently lives in Brooklyn. Her website can be found at


1 box (0.40 cubic feet)

Language of Materials



This collection consists of manuscript materials related to three publications by author Jenny Han.


Collection guide is arranged alphabetically by title.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Jenny Han.

Jenny Han papers, 2009-2010
Finding aid created by Kate Dietrick
July 2014
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description

Revision Statements

  • 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