Official Website of Ann McGovern, Popular Children’s Book Author

Dear friends and readers,

The family of Ann McGovern wanted to share with you, her readers, that Ann peacefully passed away on August 8th.

We invite you to use the contact form below to share your memories and thoughts with Ann’s family.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Ann’s memory may be made to Sponsors for Educational Opportunity and Goddard Riverside Community Center.

Several newspapers have written obituaries for her:

New York Times

LA Times

Washington Post

Boston Globe

School Library Journal



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