Elizabeth Winthrop

Elizabeth Winthrop is the author of more than sixty books, most of them for children. Her best-known work is The Castle in the Attic , which was nominated for twenty-three state awards and won the won the Dorothy Canfield Fisher Children's Book Award, the California Young Reader's Medal, and was named a Children's Choice by the International Reading Association. A great-grandniece of Theodore Roosevelt, Elizabeth lives in New York City.