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Benjamin Ludwig

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A life-long teacher of English and writing, Benjamin Ludwig lives in New Hampshire with his family. Shortly after he and his wife married they became foster parents and adopted a teenager with autism.  Ginny Moon  is his first novel.

Very excited that one of my articles found a home at Write Now: Reflections on Writing from the National Writing Project. It’s titled Stop! You Have the Right to a Free, Compulsory Education. I wrote it for all my friends in the public schools. Here’s a quick quote from it:


“But I hope that the irony of the phrase helps to justify my decision to let students climb into school through the window...

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Published on August 08, 2018 02:12
Average rating: 4.1 · 10,305 ratings · 1,764 reviews · 2 distinct worksSimilar authors
Ginny Moon

4.10 avg rating — 10,291 ratings — published 2017 — 48 editions
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Ginny Moon by Benjamin Ludwig
"WOW, how sad, but not weepy per se. How can a system fail a child so miserably? Ginny's story kept me in suspense even though I wasn't sure if I was going to like this book. It was way, way more complicated and intense than an typical angry teenag..." Read more of this review »
Ginny Moon by Benjamin Ludwig
"It is evident the author is familiar with children that have autism. The voice and literal understandings are perfect for the main character. I really enjoyed this book. "
Ginny Moon by Benjamin Ludwig
"Lovely story of triumph with such a unique narrator- I read this in two days! "
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Ginny Moon by Benjamin Ludwig
"4.5 stars. Really interesting book written from the perspective of a 14 year old girl with autism. I found it to be a page turner and couldn’t put it down (the short chapters helped as well). I Loved it from a literary perspective and psychologica..." Read more of this review »
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“I don't want to answer so I wait. Because sometimes if you don't answer then someone will answer for you or someone will say something else to help you know what to say.”
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“So I don't say anything. Instead I make my shoulders go up and down. Sometimes that means I don't know. And sometimes it's just your shoulders going up and down.”
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“That still wasn't a question so I don't say anything.”
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