Kelly Ann Jacobson is the author of the queer young adult novel Tink and Wendy, which won the Foreword Reviews Gold Medal for YA, as well as the queer young adult novel reimagining Robin and Her Misfits, and the literary speculative novel Weaver. Kelly is an Assistant Professor of English at the University of Lynchburg and also teaches “Completing the Novel” for Johns Hopkins’s MA in Writing. Kelly received her PhD in Fiction from Florida State University in 2021.


Finding Your Voice: YA Fiction Pizza Party

March 21, 2024 6:30PM – 8PM

Joins novelists Sarah Mughal Rana and Kelly Ann Jacobson for a talk about Hope Ablaze and Robin and Her Misfits, novels with teen characters who learn how to be true to themselves in extraordinary circumstances.

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With generous support from Michelle and David Baldacci

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