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Individual Author Record

General Information


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Genre: C:YOUNG ADULT Fiction History



Illinois Connection

Savit moved to Springfield in 2019.

Biographical and Professional Information

Gavriel Savit holds a BFA in musical theater from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, where he grew up. As an actor and singer, Gavriel has performed on three continents, from New York to Brussels to Tokyo.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library


-- """Anna and the Swallow Man"""

-- *New York Times Bestseller

-- *Best Book of the Year, Publishers Weekly

-- *Best Book of the Year, Shelf Awareness

-- *Blue Ribbon Book, The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books

-- *Indies Choice Book Award

-- *Sydney Taylor Book Award

-- *Starred Review, Horn Book

-- *Starred Review, Shelf Awareness

-- *Starred Review, The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books