Contributor biographical information for Runaway / Wendelin Van Draanen.

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Wendelin Van Draanen began keeping a journal after a family tragedy. Writing started as a way to sort through her feelings and frustrations, but grew into something she enjoyed for its own sake, and eventually became a new and rewarding career. Ms. Van Draanen lives in Central California. The author lives in Central California.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Runaways -- Fiction.
Homeless persons -- Fiction.
Orphans -- Fiction.
Survival -- Fiction.
Diaries -- Fiction.