Penny Wolfson

Penny Wolfson won a National Magazine Award for the essay on which Moonrise was based. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, The Atlantic Monthly, Exceptional Parent, and Good Housekeeping, and is included in The Best American Essays 2002. She teaches at Sarah Lawrence College and lives with her family in Dobbs Ferry, New York.

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Penny Wolfson
St. Martin's Press

Moonrise is Penny Wolfson’s first-person account of her family, her son Ansel, and his progressive disability, caused by the genetic disease Duchenne...

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