Janet Tashjian

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Janet Tashjian
Born Providence, Rhode Island
Occupation novelist
Nationality American
Genre Young adult literature

Janet Tashjian is an American novelist of Armenian origin [1] [2] living in Los Angeles. Her middle grade and young adult fiction is published by Henry Holt and Company. Her novels often incorporate different formats and play with the line between fiction and non-fiction.[3][4] She is the mother of Jake Tashjian, who provided illustrations for eight of her novels.



Tashjian's works have been translated into several languages. Her novel Tru Confessions was adapted into a Disney television movie starring Clara Bryant and Shia LaBeouf.


External links[edit]