How could such an unpopular kid have grown up to earn a Ben Franklin Award for innovation in children’s literature?
Sherlock Poems has done some research as well, and discovered these facts about Jeff!
Jeff Nathan drives a teal Prius.
Jeff Nathan has 4 grandchildren. They live in Virginia.
Jeff Nathan wears a size 13 shoe. (Actually, two of them!)
Jeff Nathan played football in college. (He was a wide receiver!)
Jeff Nathan is a type 1 diabetic.
Jeff Nathan’s mother was a science teacher.
Jeff Nathan’s favorite flavor of ice cream is chocolate.
Jeff Nathan loves animals! One of his books is a book of animal poems.
Jeff Nathan plays several musical instruments, including guitar, harmonica, bass guitar, keyboards, drums and the bicycle pump.
Some questions and answers:
What is the farthest place that you have traveled?
I have visited Shin Yokohama, Japan, about eight times.
What other countries have you visited?
Canada, Venezuela, Jamaica, Japan, Italy, England, France, Germany, Norway, Sweden, Finland, South Korea, Taiwan, Mexico, Costa Rica, Bahamas
Where were you born?
How many languages have you spoken?
Did you learn any languages that you never spoke?
Yes, at least six, but they may not be what you think…
Do you have any patents?