This is about Lois Lowry's life. It includes the dates of her books when they won an award, children, and other important events.
1937Lois Ann Hammersburg is born on March 20th in Honolulu, Hawaii.
1939The Hammersburg Family moves to Brooklyn, New York.
1942Lois's father goes off to the war. They move to Carlisle, Pennsylvania.
The Hammersburg family moves to Japan.
Lois's mother moves the family back to Carlisle, while their father stayed in Japan.
The family moves to Governors Island in New York City.
Lois goes to Brown University and drops out in 1956 to marry Donald Grey Lowry.
Lois's first child, Alix is born.
Their second child, Grey is born.
Their third child, Kristin is born.
Lois's sister, Helen dies from cancer and their forth child, Benjamin is born.
Lois's family moves to Maine.
Lois recives a B.A. from the University of Southern Maine.
Lois gets divorced and her first novel A Summer to Die
Lois moves to Boston, Massachusetts.
Lois receives her first Newbery Medal for Number the Stars.
Lois receives another Newbery Medal for The Giver.