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Krystyna Poray Goddu

Biography

Krystyna Poray Goddu

Krystyna Poray Goddu is the author of A GIRL CALLED VINCENT and AN UNLIKELY BALLERINA and coauthor, with Krystyna Mihulka, of KRYSIA. She has contributed to American Girl magazine, Publishers Weekly, the New York Times Book Review, and the Riverbank Review of Books for Young Readers.

Krystyna Poray Goddu

Books by Krystyna Poray Goddu

by Krystyna Poray Goddu - Biography, Children's 10+, Children's Nonfiction, Literary, Literature, Nonfiction, Women's History

Emily Dickinson wrote short, often enigmatic poems that are widely read and quoted by people of every age. Yet, as well known as her poetry is, Dickinson as a person is considered to have been a mysterious recluse. In BECOMING EMILY, young readers will learn how as a child, an adolescent and well into adulthood, Dickinson was a lively social being with a warm family life. This indispensable resource includes photos, full-length poems, letter excerpts, a time line, source notes and a bibliography to present a vivid portrait of this singular American poet.