Joanna H. Kraus is an award winning playwright of 20 produced and published plays.” The Ice Wolf” (Dramatic Publishing) and “Remember My Name”, publisher: Samuel French, were both produced off-off Broadway.
Picture books include “A Night of Tamales and Roses” (Shenanigan Books) “Blue Toboggan” (Mascot books) “Bravo, Benny” and “Oh, Little Ham of Buffalo, a Korean Adoption Memoir” (Mirror Publishing) and “The Blue Jeans Rebellion” (Leicester Bay Books.) She was the children’s book reviewer for the Bay Area News group for more than two decades, is a member of the Dramatists Guild and SCBWI. Kraus is Professor Emerta of the College at Brockport State University of New York, a graduate of Sarah Lawrence College and holds an M.A. from UCLA and an d.D. from Columbia University.
By Joanna Kraus
- A Night of Tamales and Roses, Shenanigan Books, 1st ed., 2007
- Tall Boy’s Journey, Carolrhoda Books, 1993
- Theatre, Beverly Hills Theatre Guild
- Latest award (2005): Secrets , First Place, Play, Marilyn Hall Awards for Youth