Nancy Johnson

Four award-winning children’s and young adult book authors and illustrators visited Western Washington University this past weekend for the 13th Annual Children’s Literature Conference.

The yearly conference brings together teachers, librarians, readers, and writers to…

Western Washington University will host four award-winning children’s and young adult book authors and illustrators from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 27, at Western’s Performing Arts Center as part of Western’s 13th Annual Children’s Literature Conference.

The conference brings…

The Whatcom County Library System Youth Services department recognizes local community educators who have made a real and significant difference in the lives of the young people of Whatcom County with the Golden Apple Award. For 2015, WCLS recognizes two colleagues from Western Washington…

As a kid, Western English Professor Nancy Johnson would refuse rides home from school so she could walk and read. Her favorite books were “Mister Dog,” “Charlotte’s Web” and a biography about Russian ballerina Anna Pavlova. She still loves those titles.

Nancy Johnson, a professor of English at Western Washington University, had her latest essay used as the opening chapter (titled "i-story/my-story~your-story/our story: Preserving Story in Our Changing World") in the new collection "One Big Story: Delving Deeper into Asian…

It's time for the annual children's and young adult literature book sale at Western Washington University.

The sale will take place from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 4, and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5, on the sixth floor of Wilson Library. Hundreds of new…

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