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Judy Blume, Author & Activist, Shines in “Judy Blume Forever”

When co-directors Davina Pardo and Leah Wolchok set out to film their biographic documentary Judy Blume Forever—about best-selling author and activist Judy Blume—they knew that the censorship from the 1980s would play a big role in the film. However, they had no idea just how relevant it would be. “I don’t think we realized we were making an activist film,” said Leah.… read more.


Judy Blume Makes a Career Out of Empathy

Today is Judy Blume’s birthday!

The beloved author of children’s and young adult novels has written over 30 books — which also include non-fiction and works for older adults — and earned over 90 literary awards throughout her prolific career. 

Judy wrote her first book, The One in the Middle Is the Green Kangaroo, in 1969 when she was 31 years more.