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Emily Jenkins papers, undated, 1996-2014

Summary Information
Title: Emily Jenkins papers
Dates: undated, 1996-2014
Creator: Jenkins, Emily, 1967-
Extent: 3 boxes (1.20 cubic feet)
Language: Collection materials in English
Collection Number: CLRC-2061
Abstract:
This collection consists of manuscript materials related to twenty-four titles of children's and young adult novels, six of which were unpublished, and two of which Emily Jenkins published under the name E. Lockhart.

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

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

Gift of Jenkins, Emily

Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for researchers with no restrictions. Registration with the collection is required. Items in this collection do not circulate and may be used in-house only. Materials will be retrieved from and returned to storage areas by staff members.

Copyright:

Please contact staff regarding copyright status of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under fair use provisions of the copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code).

Preferred Citation:

Emily Jenkins papers, Children's Literature Research Collection, University of Minnesota Libraries, Minneapolis.


Arrangement

Publications are arranged alphabetically by title; miscellaneous unidentified materials are listed under Miscellaneous.


Biographical Sketch

Emily Jenkins was born in 1967 in New York, New York and grew up in both Seattle, Washington and Cambridge, Massachusetts. She received her B.A. from Vassar College and completed her doctorate at Columbia University on 19th-century English literature. Her first children's book, The Secret Life of Billie's Uncle Myron , was published in 1996. Her first young adult title published under the name E. Lockhart, The Boyfriend List , was published in 2005. Her 2008 publication, The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks , was a finalist for the National Book Award for Young People's Literature and won the 2009 Printz Award. She currently resides in New York City and teaches as part of Hamline University's low-residency MFA program in Writing for Children.


Collection Scope and Content Note

The materials in the collection include typescripts and corrected typescripts, correspondence, notes, clippings and reviews, promotional materials, dummys, and front matter related to twenty-four titles, six of which are unpublished, and two of which were published under the name E. Lockhart; materials date from 1996 to 2014.

Subject Terms
Indexing Terms
  • This 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.
  • Jenkins, Emily, 1967-
  • Lockhart, E
  • Individuality -- Juvenile fiction
  • Clothing and dress -- Juvenile fiction
  • Triplets -- Juvenile fiction
  • Sisters -- Juvenile fiction
  • Clothing and dress -- Fiction
  • Triplets -- Fiction
  • Sisters -- Fiction
  • Boarding schools -- Juvenile fiction
  • Interpersonal relations -- Juvenile fiction
  • Practical jokes -- Juvenile fiction
  • Clubs -- Juvenile fiction
  • Friendship -- Fiction
  • Interpersonal relations -- Fiction
  • Practical jokes -- Fiction
  • Clubs -- Fiction
  • Secret societies -- Fiction
  • Sexism -- Fiction
  • Practical jokes -- Fiction
  • Interpersonal relationships -- Fiction
  • Private schools -- Fiction
  • High schools -- Fiction
  • School stories ;
  • Young adult fiction
  • Bullying -- Juvenile fiction
  • Imaginary companions -- Juvenile fiction
  • Ice cream parlors -- Juvenile fiction
  • Bullies -- Fiction
  • Imaginary playmates -- Fiction
  • Imaginary creatures -- Fiction
  • Ice cream parlors -- Fiction
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Juvenile fiction
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Fiction
  • Girls -- Fiction
  • Historical fiction
  • Domestic fiction
  • Bildungsromans
  • Individuality -- Fiction
  • Missing children -- Juvenile fiction
  • Fantasy fiction -- Juvenile fiction
  • Runaways -- Fiction
  • Uncles -- Fiction
  • Fantasy
  • Human body -- Social aspects
  • Human body -- Symbolic aspects
  • Body image
  • Body language
  • Toys -- Fiction
  • Best friends -- Fiction
  • Adventure and adventurers -- Fiction
  • Toys -- Juvenile fiction
  • Best friends -- Juvenile fiction
  • Friendship -- Juvenile fiction
  • Adventure stories
  • Parent and child -- Juvenile fiction
  • Day -- Fiction
  • Parent and child -- Fiction
Collection Contents
 Location  Title
 
Daffodil, 2004 
Box 1
Corrected Typescript, Correspondence, Clippings 2001-2002  Box 1 , Folder 1
 
Disreputable History of Frankie Laundau-Banks, The, 2008 
Box 1
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 1 , Folder 2-4
 
Dust Lizard, A: A Bedtime Story, undated 
Note (unpublished)
Box 1
Front Matter, Typescript 1999  Box 1 , Folder 5
 
Fine Dessert, A, 2015 
Box 1
Corrected Typescript, Correspondence, Corrected Typescript Photocopy 2006-2010  Box 1 , Folder 6
 
Invisible Inkling (Book One), 2011 
Box 1
Corrected Typescript 2010  Box 1 , Folder 7-10
 
Correspondence, Notes 2010  Box 1 , Folder 11
 
Copy Edit, Front Matter, Corrected Typescript 2010  Box 1 , Folder 12
 
Style Sheet 2010  Box 1 , Folder 13
 
Invisible Inkling: Whoopie Pie War (Book Three), 2013 
Box 1
Corrected Typescript 2012  Box 1 , Folder 14
 
Lemonade in Winter: A Book About Two Kids Counting Money, 2012 
Box 1
Correspondence, Corrected Typescript 2008-2009  Box 1 , Folder 15
 
Marguerite, undated 
Note (unpublished)
Box 2
Corrected Typescript, Typescript, Correspondence 2001  Box 2 , Folder 1
 
Miscellaneous, 1997-2014 
Box 2
Children's Book Walking Tour Map 2007  Box 2 , Folder 2
 
Hamline Talk Typescript 2008  Box 2 , Folder 3
 
National Book Awards Menu, National Book Awards Speech Holograph 2013  Box 2 , Folder 4
 
Correspondence 2014  Box 2 , Folder 5
Box 3
Notes, Photocopies of Illustrations, Correspondence, Notes, Clippings 1997-2005  Box 3 , Folder 6
 
Notes, Correspondence 2002-2004  Box 3 , Folder 7
 
Correspondence 2004  Box 3 , Folder 8
 
Various matters regarding E. Lockhart : Corrected Typescript, Proof of Jacket, Correspondence, Clippings 2005-2007  Box 3 , Folder 9
 
Mister Posterior and the Genius Child, 2002 
Box 2
Proof of Jacket, Correspondence, Notes, Reviews, Promotional Material 2000-2004  Box 2 , Folder 10
 
Mrs. Carey on the Road, undated 
Note (unpublished)
Box 2
Typescript, Dummy with Rough Sketches undated  Box 2 , Folder 11
 
Dummy Photocopy, Colored Dummy, Layout Rough Sketches, Correspondence, Notes 2003  Box 2 , Folder 12
 
My Favorite Things (According to Alberta), 2004 
Box 2
Typescript, Corrected Typescript, Correspondence undated  Box 2 , Folder 13
 
Nine Creatures, undated 
Note (unpublished)
Box 2
Front Matter, Typescript, Correspondence 2000  Box 2 , Folder 14
 
Princessland, 2014 
Box 2
Corrected Typescript 2006  Box 2 , Folder 15
 
Rhymes, undated 
Note (unpublished)
Box 2
Typescript 2000  Box 2 , Folder 16
 
Secret Life of Billie's Uncle Myron, The, 1996 
Box 2
Front Matter, Corrected Typescript undated  Box 2 , Folder 17
 
Corrected Typescript, Typescript undated  Box 2 , Folder 18
 
Front Matter, Typescript, Photocopies of Illustrations, Correspondence, Clippings 1996  Box 2 , Folder 19
 
Small Medium Large: A Book About Relative Sizes, 2011 
Box 2
Corrected Typescript 2009  Box 2 , Folder 20
 
Tiger and Badger, undated 
Note (unpublished)
Box 2
Correspondence, Corrected Typescript 2005-2006  Box 2 , Folder 21
 
Tongue First: Adventures in Physical Culture, 1998 
Box 3
Notes, Articles by Jenkins 1997-1999  Box 3 , Folder 1
 
Articles by Jenkins, Jacket, Correspondence, Clippings 1998-1999  Box 3 , Folder 2
 
Clippings 1998-1999  Box 3 , Folder 3
 
Toy Dance Party: Being the Further Adventures of a Bossyboots Stingray, a Courageous Buffalo, and a Hopeful Roud Someone Called Plastic, 2008 
Box 3
Correspondence 2007  Box 3 , Folder 4
 
Toys Come Home: Being the Early Experiences of an Intelligent Stingray, a Brave Buffalo, and a Brand-New Someone Called Plastic, 2013 
Box 3
Correspondence, Corrected Typescript 2010  Box 3 , Folder 5
 
Correspondence, Corrected Typescript 2008  Box 3 , Folder 6
 
Corrected Typescript 2009  Box 3 , Folder 7
 
Toys Go Out: Being the Adventures of a Knowledgeable Stingray, a Toughy Little Buffalo, and Someone Called Plastic, 2006 
Box 3
Correspondence, Corrected Typescript 2003  Box 3 , Folder 8
 
Notes, Correspondence 1999-2002  Box 3 , Folder 9
 
Corrected Typescript, Correspondence 2000-2003  Box 3 , Folder 10
 
Water In The Park: A Book About Water and the Times of Day, 2013 
Box 3
Correspondence, Corrected Typescript 2010-2011  Box 3 , Folder 11
 
We Were Liars, 2014 
Note (published under the name E. Lockhart)
Box 3
Corrected Typescript undated  Box 3 , Folder 12-13
 
Notes undated  Box 3 , Folder 14
 
What Happens on Wednesdays, 2007 
Box 3
Corrected Typescript, Correspondence 2005  Box 3 , Folder 15