Jan Brett Bowler Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Hemant Oswal
Jan 31, 2024 By Hemant Oswal
Originally Published on Jun 30, 2022
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Jan Brett is a well-known writer of multiple children's books.
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About Jan Brett

Jan Brett was born in Norwell, Massachusetts, on December 1, 1949.

Author of great children's books featured on The New York Times Children's Picture Book Bestseller List multiple times and has been honored by the Boston Public Library with a lifetime achievement award. 'Fritz And The Beautiful Horses', and 'Annie And The Wild Animals' were her first two novels.

Jan Brett’s Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Jan Brett’s net worth?

Jan Brett has a net worth of $1-5 million.

How much does Jan Brett earn per year?

The annual income of Jan Brett is unknown.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Jan Brett?

Jan Brett's height is unknown.

How old is Jan Brett?

Jan Brett is 73 years old, as of 2022 as she was born on December 1, 1949.

Childhood And Education

Author Jan Brett was born on December 1, 1949, in Massachusetts, United States. From 1968-1969, Jan Brett attended Colby Junior College and, in 1970, the Boston Museum of Fine Arts School. Jan spent several hours of her free time in college at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Jan Brett’s partner?

Jan Brett married Joe Hearne, on August 18, 1980.

Joe Hearne is a bassist with the Boston Symphony Orchestra.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

On December 1, 1949, Jan Brett is a children's book illustrator and author. She depicts various animals and human civilizations from Scandinavia to Africa in magnificent, realistic paintings. 'The Mitten', 'The Hat', and 'Gingerbread Baby' are her most famous pieces. 'Fritz And The Beautiful Horses', and 'Annie And The Wild Animals' were her first two novels.

Jan is also a well-known children's story author, with many appearances on The New York Times Children's Picture Book Bestseller List and a lifetime achievement award from the Boston Public Library.

What awards has Jan Brett won?

She was nominated for a SMART Book Award in 2003. In 2000, Baby Gingerbread Picture Books won the ABC Children's Booksellers Choice Award. Hedgie's Surprise also presented Jann Brett with an award.

Jan Brett’s Hobbies And Interests

Jan Brett's hobbies include spending time with horses and gliding.

Other Interesting Jan Brett Facts And Trivia

  • Jan Brett was born in the Chinese year of the Ox and belongs to the Sagittarius zodiac sign.
  • Author of great children's books who has been included on The New York Times Children's Picture Book Bestseller List multiple times and honored by the Boston Public Library with a lifetime achievement award.
  • Jan Brett is a children's book author. 'The Hat', 'The Mitten', and 'The Three Snow Bears' are three of her most well-known works.
  • Brett has a list of books on her website that she feels are connected to her original writings and adaptations.

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Jan Brett Bowler Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Date of Birth

1949-12-01

Nationality

American

Place of Birth

Norwell

Age

Occupation

Author

Education

Tufts University

Net Worth

2500000

Partner

Joseph Hearne

Parents

George Brett, Jean Brett
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Written by Hemant Oswal

Bachelor of Commerce, Master's degree specializing in Marketing

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Hemant OswalBachelor of Commerce, Master's degree specializing in Marketing

With global experience in marketing and business development, Hemant is a seasoned professional with a unique perspective. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Commerce from the University of Delhi and a Master's degree in Marketing from The University of Adelaide in Australia. Hemant's work in China, Hong Kong, and Dubai has honed his skills and provided valuable experience. He broadens his understanding of the world through reading non-fiction books and watching documentaries.

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