Benjamin Ludwig is a teacher, a foster parent, and a writer. He is the author of Ginny Moon, published by HarperCollins | Park Row Books in May, 2017. The book, inspired by his experience adopting a teenager with special needs, was a Barnes and Noble Discover Great New Writers selection, and one of Amazon.com’s 20 Best Books of 2017. To date it has been published in 20 countries.
“Ginny Moon is a brilliant debut. In asking us to identify with a developmentally delayed, autistic teenage girl and her peculiar obsession, Ben Ludwig set himself an Olympic degree of difficulty, but he succeeds with the extraordinary Ginny Moon.”
— Graeme Simsion, author of The Rosie Project
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Classroom Visits for National Poetry Month
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Back from the Paperback Tour!I’m home from another tour (this one to support the paperback publication of Ginny Moon), and had a particularly great time this time out because in addition to visiting bookstores in several major cities, I went into several public schools as well. It was like being a teacher all over …READ MORE...