Judith Viorst

Photograph by Debbie Wager

About The Author

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.

Appearances

APR 16
7:00 PM
in person
POLITICS & PROSE
5015 Connecticut Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20008
APR 24
7:00 PM
in person
AMERICAN JEWISH UNIVERSITY
Whizin Center for Continuing Education
15600 Mulholland Drive
Bel Air, CA 90077
MAY 1
in person
A LIKELY STORY BOOKSTORE
7566 Main Street
Sykesville, MD 21784
MAY 14
in person
OCTAVIA WITH NOLA JCC
New Orleans Jewish Community Center
5342 St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70115
MAY 17
12:00 PM
in person
PRINCETON PUBLIC LIBRARY
Friends of the Library Annual Luncheon
65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08542

Books by Judith Viorst