Judith Viorst

Judith Viorst was born and brought up in New Jersey and has lived in Washington, DC, since 1960, when she married Milton Viorst, a political writer. A graduate in 1981 of the Washington Psychoanalytic Institute, Viorst writes in many different areas: science books, children’s chapter and picture books—including the beloved Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day, which has sold some four million copies; adult fiction and nonfiction including the New York Times bestseller, Necessary Losses; poetry for children and adults; and four musicals. Her most recent books of poetry include What Are You Glad About? What Are You Mad About? and Nearing Ninety.

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Nearing Ninety
Lulu Is Getting a Sister
What Are You Glad About? What Are You Mad About?
Murdering Mr. Monti
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POLITICS & PROSE
5015 Connecticut Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20008
APR 16
AMERICAN JEWISH UNIVERSITY
Whizin Center for Continuing Education
15600 Mulholland Drive
Bel Air, CA 90077
APR 24

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