Jennifer Swanson


Science Rocks! And so, do Jennifer Swanson’s books. She is the award-winning author of over 25 nonfiction books for children.

Jennifer’s love of science began when she started a science club in her garage at the age of 7. While no longer working from the garage, Jennifer’s passion for science resonates in the fascinating books she has written. She has received awards from the Pennsylvania TriState Young Adult Review Committee, the Nerdy Book Club, and a Eureka! Nonfiction Award from the California Reading Association.

Her book, SUPER GEAR: Nanotechnology and Sports Team Up (Charlesbridge) was named an NSTA Best STEM book of 2017 and an NSTA Outstanding Trade Book 2017. Her upcoming release, Geoengineering Earth’s Climate: Resetting the Thermostat, from 21st Century Books/ Lerner received a Junior Library Guild Selection.

Jennifer has her M.S. Ed in K-8 science education and is a middle school science instructor for Johns Hopkins University’s Center for Talented Youth.

You can visit Jennifer at her website www.JenniferSwansonBooks.com.