Follow This Blog: RSS feed
A Chair, A Fireplace & a Tea Cozy
Inside A Chair, A Fireplace & a Tea Cozy

Bridget Zinn

Bridget Zinn died last week. She had been diagnosed with colon cancer two years ago. She was 33. Her first book, Poison, will be published in 2012 by Disney/Hyperion.

It’s heartbreaking.


Bridget Zinn’s Facebook page and In Memory page

Upstart Crow Literary, by¬†Bridget’s agent Michael Stearns

Jone MacCulloch,who organized the 2008 Kidlit Blogging Conference, which Bridget attended

Cynthia Leitich Smith’s In Memory page for Bridget, with links to other posts for and about Bridget; more links from Sara Ryan

Lisa Schroeder

Cancer sucks.

Edited to add: Laini Taylor’s post

About Elizabeth Burns

Looking for a place to talk about young adult books? Pull up a chair, have a cup of tea, and let's chat. I am a New Jersey librarian. My opinions do not reflect those of my employer, SLJ, YALSA, or anyone else. On Twitter I'm @LizB; my email is