Kimberly Brubaker Bradley
Books by this Author
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. "Ninety percent of writing is the application of the seat of the pants to the seat of the chair." Mark Twain
Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?
A. I'll have to ask my family....in college it was "furthermore," but I think I've quit saying that. My children like, "avoid the appearance of impropriety."
Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. Captain Jack Aubrey and Dr. Stephen Maturin, from Patrick O'Brian's Aubrey/Maturin series. After that, Hari from The Blue Sword.
Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
A. Somewhere warm! (We are all sick of winter as I type this.) Last year at this time I was in South Africa, and I would love to be there again.
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. Nelson Mandela