Janie is a senior writer who contributes commentary to WORLD and oversees WORLD’s annual Children’s Books of the Year awards. She also writes novels for young adults and authored the Wordsmith creative writing curriculum. Janie resides in rural Missouri.
Janie B. Cheaney | A new movement aims to marginalize books showcasing the "white lens"
Janie B. Cheaney | Five books showcasing real-life drama
Janie B. Cheaney | Children’s Book of the Year: A fantastical memoir sheds spiritual light with literary might
Janie B. Cheaney | New title releases show the spreading influence of a controversial academic framework