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. Who is your favorite fictional hero?
A. I don't think I have a favorite.
Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?
A. Mac 'n Cheese sandwiches
Q. What is your greatest achievement?
A. To accept chronic illness and continue to be creative in spite of it, and perhaps, because of it..
Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?
A. Playing with and "training" my Pit Bull-Dachshund cross, Lil' Big Dog.