Tracy Edward Wymer

Tracy Edward Wymer grew up in Missouri and Indiana. He spent most of his childhood riding his bike, playing neighborhood Wiffle ball games, and reading Charlie and the Chocolate Factory over and over again. He is the author of Soar and The Color of Bones, and he is part of the anthology Been There, Done That: Writing Stories from Real Life. When not plowing through stacks of books on his nightstand, he likes to run, write, look for birds, and root for the Kansas City Royals. A long-time educator, Tracy lives with his family in Los Angeles.

Books by this Author

Seventh grader Eddie is determined honor his father’s legacy and win the school science fair in this fun and quirky debut novel.Eddie learned everything there is to know about birding from his dad, including the legend of the Golden Eagle, which Dad claimed he saw once down near Miss Dorothy’s pond. According to his dad, the Golden Eagle had wings wider than a creek and talons the size of bulldozer claws. But when Eddie was in sixth grade, Dad “flew away” for good, leaving Eddie on his own to...

Author Revealed

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. I'd be the forest and grow old with the earth.

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. Not liking coconut. (I'd be helpless stranded on an island)

Q. What do you regret most?

A. I am regretless.

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. Major League Baseball player.

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