Bridge to Terabithia Cover Image

Bridge to Terabithia

by Katherine Paterson

Start Free Trial

Student Question

List five facts about the author of Bridge to Terabithia.

Expert Answers

An illustration of the letter 'A' in a speech bubbles

You might like to google Katherine Paterson to find out more about her, or to follow the link that I have included below that will take you to the enotes study guide section on Katherine Paterson. However, just to get you started, here are some interesting facts about her.

Firstly, she was born in China, where she spent the first stage of her childhood. When she finished her education in China, she spent four years in Japan, which is the setting for her first three novels. She has received a number of awards for her books, including National Book Awards and Newbery Medals. She now lives with her husband in Vermont and has four grown children.

See eNotes Ad-Free

Start your 48-hour free trial to get access to more than 30,000 additional guides and more than 350,000 Homework Help questions answered by our experts.

Get 48 Hours Free Access
Approved by eNotes Editorial