Laura Schaefer

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Laura Schaefer is the author of The Teashop Girls, The Secret Ingredient, and Littler Women. She lives in Orlando, Florida, with her husband and daughter. When she’s not writing middle grade novels, you might find her scoping out local coffee shops, taking long walks with only partially working headphones, and poking around the library for treasures. Laura’s favorite Little Women character is Jo (whose isn't?), but she confesses to a strong fondness for Amy as well. Follow her on Twitter at @TeaShopGirl.

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Books by this Author

The Secret Ingredient
The Teashop Girls

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. People need a purpose.

Q. What do you regret most?

A. the times I could have been kinder

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. wit, curiosity, compassion

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. Perfect happiness is a day in which I fall in love, or create something I'm proud of.

Just regular happiness is giving back, dancing, laughing, and eating expensive cheese. Oh, and noodling around on the Internet with no deadlines.

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. getting The Teashop Girls published

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