Carol Lynch Williams

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Carol Lynch Williams is a PEN Award–winning author of more than a dozen books and a graduate of the Vermont College MFA program. Carol facilitates the children’s writing conferences at Utah Valley University and Brigham Young University. She lives in Utah with her family. Visit her at CarolLynchWilliams.com.

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Messenger
Signed, Skye Harper
Waiting
Glimpse

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My Life in 8 Words

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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Treat people right and serve them.

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. Being with my daughters, all of us laughing, getting along, having something wonderful to eat, and something terrific to read. :) And we might watch

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. My anxiety/depression. But I also think that helps me as a writer, so I can't really count it. But I'm going to . . . so there.

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. I love Elton John {Levon}, I think Lady Gaga Is very talented {Bad Romance}, I love classical {Lizst}, I've seen AFI live {Sing the Sorrow, the album. ps I didn't get squished at that concert}, Michael Jackson {EVERYTHING. I'm so sad he's gone.}

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. The nice people.

Author Voices

September 02, 2010

UK S&S

I am so excited that I have a book published in ENGLAND! I lived in England for a couple of years when I was very, very little. I was quite cute then, much shorter and had curly blond hair. I remember having a little red wagon. I really hope that the UK readers will love and embrace Kyra’s story.

WRITING THE CHOSEN ONE
For me, a good story is something that I feel emotionally connected to. That’s the story I want to write. If I’m angry at an idea, or laughing over it, or weeping at it, then I will probably want to put pen to paper. And the thing that I most love about writing is making things appear out... see more

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