Eileen Cook

Eileen Cook spent most of her teen years wishing she were someone else or somewhere else, which is great training for a writer. She is the author of The Almost Truth, Unraveling Isobel, The Education of Hailey Kendrick, Getting Revenge on Lauren Wood, and What Would Emma Do? as well as the Fourth Grade Fairy series. She lives in Vancouver with her husband and dogs. Visit her at EileenCook.com.

Books by this Author

Year of Mistaken Discoveries
The Almost Truth
Unraveling Isobel
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Author Revealed: Eileen Cook

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My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Carpe Diem- Seize the day. I would much rather make a mistake then to have never tried at all.

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. Warm homemade bread fresh out of the oven. mmmm carbs....

Q. What’s your best quality?

A. I can make people laugh.

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. I really wish I could sing. My complete lack of talent does not stop me from singing, it's merely unpleasant for those around me.

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. My mom is a total class act. Plus she put up with me when I was growing up and although I am sure she was tempted she didn't kill me and hide my body in the backyard.

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