Jacqueline Woodson says 'Lemony Snicket' author's line is born of 'ignorance'
After Jacqueline Woodson accepted her National Book Award in the category of young people's literature for Brown Girl Dreaming
, emcee Daniel Handler—author of the Lemony Snicket
books—went for a laugh. "Jackie’s allergic to watermelon,” he told the audience. “Just let that sink in...