Marilyn Taylor McDowell

Author, Storyteller, Literacy Advocate, Librarian

































Selected Works

Children's Middle Grade Fiction
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MY FIRST PUBLISHED BOOK:

Carolina is a runaway hiding out at Harmony Farm. All she truly wants is to be part of a family again. Is it all just wishful thinking?

* * Letter of Merit – SCBWI Work-in-Progress- Grant Award

* * Starred review - Booklist

* * Top 10 Historical Fiction for Youth: 2009 - Booklist

"Thoughtful readers will come to love it, and Carolina, too." Booklist

"impressive debut ... nuanced narrative illuminates the value and the potential pitfalls of both modern and mountain culture." Kirkus Reviews

School Library Journal review

Reviews from Book Reviewers


Available as an e-book through Penguin Random House, Amazon.com or other on-line booksellers.
Hardcover and paperback editions are available as well.
Please contact me if you'd like a signed copy.