Barbara Park

 

 

 

Age: 66

 

Summary: author of the million-selling Junie B. Jones children's books series, which was about the mishaps of a grade-schooler and who had wrote more than 30 illustrated books about the smart-mouthed girl with an ungrammatical opinion of everybody starting in 1992.

 

 

Cause of Death: Ovarian cancer

 

Born: April 21, 1947

 

Died: November 15, 2003

 

Location: Scottsdale, Arizona