Susan Wittig Albert is the author of 50+ books for adults and 60+ for young readers. She writes historical fiction (A WILDER ROSE); contemporary mysteries (the China Bayles series); historical ... Read full author bio >
"This pitch-perfect novel reimagines the life of Rose Wilder Lane...a nuanced, moving and resonant novel about fraught mother-daughter relationships, family obligation and the ways we both inherit and reject the values of our parents. The book also offers insightful, timely commentary on what it means to be a career writer. With all of the charm of the Little House series--and the benefit of a sophisticated, adult worldview--Albert's novel is an absolute pleasure."
C. Scoushe Rosa is a retired New York City teacher who has always had an interest in storytelling that started from listening to her relatives' entertaining Puerto Rican folktales or ... Read full author bio >
Cady Elizabeth “Betsy” Arnold is a Social Worker who believes in the healing power of narrative. In addition, she believes in the beauty of the world, and the meaning to ... Read full author bio >
"It’s to Arnold’s credit that she delivers a page-turner despite the fact that readers know the eventual outcome. The themes of tenderness and loss that Arnold developed in the previous novel are refreshed here; for example, when Faith’s mother is buried at sea, Faith tells readers, “Long after she passed from my sight, I clung to the rail searching the waves, adrift in my sorrow.”"
Kiki Hamilton is the author of THE FAERIE RING fantasy series and the contemporary romance stories, THE LAST DANCE and UNWRITTEN. She believes in magic and the idea of hidden ... Read full author bio >
"THE FAERIE RING is a magical historical adventure!'...“THE TORN WING is a fun read – all but impossible to put down… Lovers of fairy tales and
Victorian England aren’t the only readers who will be charmed by this story of self-discovery.” ...THE SEVEN YEAR KING - 'Hamilton's layered, complex world building creates a marvelous landscape of both London and the Otherworld. (Her) prose contains moments of pure, poetic beauty that ensnares
the reader with their magic.'...Book Four: THE FAERIE QUEEN - 'Hamilton delivers vivid battle scenes in the lead-up to a brilliant, surprise ending.
The prose is witty and rich throughout, offering a masterful vision of two intertwining worlds. The faerie lore is also intricate and well-developed. A strong finale to a dark, compelling series."
Claudine Carmel is the author of a new children's series with monster-battling heroine Lucy Lick-Me-Not. The first two books in the series have both been awarded the Kirkus Star ... Read full author bio >
"A charming, wildly imaginative introduction to a brave new girl."
Linda Collison's short fiction, creative nonfiction and articles have been published by a variety of magazines and she has received awards from Honolulu Magazine, Southwest Writers Workshop, the former ... Read full author bio >
"A witty YA voyage with plenty of narrative power"
James Todd Cochrane was born in Fremont, California. He received his BA from Utah State University, where he majored in Business Information Systems with a minor in German.
A writer ... Read full author bio >
"A fast-paced fantasy for preteens who are ready for something meatier than the average chapter book."
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