Karma Wilson

Karma Wilson is the bestselling author of several picture books, including the Bear Books series, Where Is Home, Little Pip?, and A Dog Named Doug. Karma lives in Montana.

Books by this Author

Bear Can't Sleep
A Dog Named Doug
Bear Counts
Big Bear, Small Mouse
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My Life in 8 Words

Author Appearances

BIG BLUE MARBLE BOOKSTORE
551 Carpenter Ln
Philadelphia, PA 19119
JUN 30
HOORAY FOR BOOKS!
1555 King St
Alexandria, VA 22314
JUL 1
QUAIL RIDGE BOOKSTORE
4209-100 Lassiter Mill Road
Raleigh, NC 27609
JUL 7
PARK ROAD BOOKS
4139 Park Road
Charlotte, NC 28209
JUL 8

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. "You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream." --C.S. Lewis

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. I can't choose just one. I admire traits in many.

Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?

A. C.S. Lewis. I would just say, "Your words made childhood bearable."

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. Awesome. Can you say "child of the eighties"?

Q. What’s your best quality?

A. Humor? Isn't this something others should answer?

Author Voices

November 17, 2008

I have a confession, Ultimate Fighting (commonly referred to as Mixed Martial Arts--or MMA) is my favorite sport…me a middle-aged picture book author and mother of three. But isn’t Ultimate Fighting dangerous and lacking the rules and regulations of more main-stream sports like boxing? I used to think so.

Honestly, I was never a sports fan. I’ve always been hopelessly uncoordinated and terrible at every sport I tried (is pie-eating a sport?--it‘s the only thing I‘ve won). Fighting of any sort never appealed to me, certainly not Ultimate Fighting.

Then my husband convinced me to take a martial arts class with... see more

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