Patricia Reilly Giff biography

Patricia Reilly Giff

Writer, Author

1935 –

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Who is Patricia Reilly Giff?

Patricia Reilly Giff was born on April 26, 1935 in Brooklyn, New York. She is an author and teacher. She was educated at Marymount College, where she was awarded a B.A. degree, and St. John's University, where she earned an M.A. and Hofstra University, where she was awarded a Professional Diploma in Reading and a Doctorate of Humane Letters. After spending some twenty years as a full-time teacher, she began writing, specializing in children's literature. Giff now resides in Trumbull, Connecticut, along with her husband Jim and their three children. Giff's writing workshops have influenced other children's authors such as Tony Abbott and Elise Broach.

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Born
Apr 26, 1935
Brooklyn
Also known as
  • Patricia Giff
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • Hofstra University
  • St. John's University
  • Marymount University
Lived in
  • Brooklyn

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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