D. James Smith
His novels for younger readers are Fast Company and his first book about Paolo and friends, The Boys of San Joaquin.
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Everyday be of service to others and yourself.
Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?
A. Authentisity, generousity of heart, and the kind of massive humility guys like myself have.
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. A firiend I have who is fighting for her life against an illness.
Q. What’s your greatest fear?
A. To lose a sense of wonder about the world.
Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?
A. I can't imagine perfect happiness. I do like a good book, a fire, and a dog curled up at my feet.