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Janet Tashjian Papers

Summary Information
Title: Janet Tashjian Papers
Dates: 1997
Creator: Tashjian, Janet
Extent: 3 folders
Location: See Detailed Descriptions for Each Title Item for Box Locations
Language: English
Collection Number: CLRC-1495
Collection contains typescript and front matter for a children's book.

Repository: University of Minnesota Libraries Children's Literature Research Collections

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Tru confessions, 1997

Biographical Sketch

Janet Tashjian was born in Provindence, Rhode Island in 1956. She received an undergraduate degree in journalism from the University of Rhode Island and an M.F.A. in creative writing from Emerson College. She worked in sales and marketing for fifteen years before doing what she really wanted to do: to write; she has worked as a writer since 1993. Her young book for middle readers, Tru Confessions , was honored by the Women's National Book Association and the New York Public Library in 1998.

Biographical source: Something About the Author , vol. 102, pp. 187-188.

Collection Scope and Content Note

The collection contains typescript and front matter for a children's book.

Subject Terms
Indexing Terms
  • The collection is indexed under the following headings in the catalog of the University of Minnesota Libraries. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
  • Tashjian, Janet
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
Tru confessions 1997 
Note  New York: H. Holt, 1997
Box M. F. 2388
Typescript (131 p.)  Box M. F. 2388
Front matter (1 p.)  Box M. F. 2388