Janover, Caroline (1943 - )

Genre: Children's Literature, Young Adult

Author and educator Caroline Janover was born in Waterbury, CT. In 1950, her parents bought Harbor Island in Muscungus Bay off the coast of Maine and she spent many summers there. After retiring from teaching, she and her husband moved to Damariscotta, ME. She is a retired Learning Disabilities Specialist with more then thirty-five years of diagnostic and remedial experience in both public and private education. She graduated from Sarah Lawrence College and received Master's degrees from Boston University and Fairleigh Dickinson University in the field of special education. Caroline Janover has dyslexia and lectures nationally with humor and insight about the creative talents and academic challenges of children who grow up with ADHD and dyslexia.


  • Josh: a Boy with Dyslexia (1988)
  • Zipper, the Kid with ADHD (1997)
  • How Many Days Until Tomorrow? (2000)