Janice Jordan Shefelman

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Janice Jordan Shefelman
Occupation Writer, Novelist
Nationality American
Genre Fiction, Children's fiction
Notable works I, Vivaldi

Janice Jordan Shefelman is an American writer,[1] best known for her children's book I, Vivaldi, based upon the life of Antonio Vivaldi.[2]

Reception[edit]

Critical reception for Shefelman's work has been predominantly positive,[3][4] with Kirkus Reviews calling I, Vivaldi "fetching".[5]

Bibliography[edit]

  • A Paradise Called Texas (1983)
  • Willow Creek Home (1985)
  • Spirit of Iron (1987)
  • Victoria House (1988)
  • Young Wolf's First Hunt (1995)
  • Young Wolf and Spirit Horse (1997)
  • A Peddler's Dream (1999)[6][7]
  • Comanche Song (2000)[8]
  • Son of Spirit Horse (2004)
  • Victoria House (2006)
  • I, Vivaldi (2008)[9][10]
  • Anna Maria's Gift (2011)[11][12]
  • Honeymoon Hobos (2011)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Preschool to Grade 4". School Library Journal. Retrieved 22 November 2012. 
  2. ^ Bush, Elizabeth. "I, Vivaldi (review)". Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books, 2008. 
  3. ^ "Texas for Beginners". Austin American-Statesman. Retrieved 22 November 2012. 
  4. ^ "Review: Anna Maria's Gift". Kirkus Reviews. Retrieved 22 November 2012. 
  5. ^ "Review: I, Vivaldi". Kirkus Reviews. Retrieved 22 November 2012. 
  6. ^ "Dreams for children". Austin American-Statesman. October 4, 1992. Retrieved 22 November 2012. 
  7. ^ "Review: A Peddler's Dream". Kirkus Reviews. Retrieved 22 November 2012. 
  8. ^ "Review: Comanche Song". Booklist. Retrieved 22 November 2012. 
  9. ^ "Children's Review: I, Vivaldi". Publishers Weekly. Retrieved 22 November 2012. 
  10. ^ "I, Vivaldi.(Children's review)(Book review)". Children's Bookwatch. April 2008. 
  11. ^ "Review: Anna Maria's Gift". Booklist. Retrieved 22 November 2012. 
  12. ^ "Shefelman, Janice: Anna Maria's Gift.(Young adult review)(Book review)". Horn Book Review. Fall, 2010, Vol.21(2), p.327.  Check date values in: |date= (help);