Jennifer Gennari

Jennifer Gennari is the author of My Mixed-Up Berry Blue Summer (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2012), which was recognized as an Association of Booksellers for Children New Voices title, Bank Street Best Children’s Books of the Year selection and American Library Association Rainbow List title. A graduate of Vassar College and Vermont College of Fine Arts, she is a former reporter and a regular writing tutor volunteer at 826 Valencia.

Jen lives with her husband on a houseboat in the San Francisco Bay Area and spends time every summer on Lake Champlain in Vermont with their four grown daughters. She shares updates on writing, biking, and floating home life on twitter @JenGenn and Instagram. Learn more at

Jennifer is represented by Andrea Cascardi.