Susan Fletcher is the author of eight books for young readers, including Dragon’s Milk, Shadow Spinner, and Alphabet of Dreams. Her novels have won two Oregon Book Awards.
Virginia Euwer Wolff (1937-)
Virginia Euwer Wolff, a celebrated author of young adult literature, grew up in a large, hand-built log house in the shadow of Mount Hood. Her father, Eugene Courtney Euwer, had given up his Pennsylvania law practice in 1911 to grow fruit in Oregon's Hood River Valley. Her uncle, poet …