Author Bio: Michelle Meadows
Michelle Meadows is the author of 10 books for children -- with more books in the works. Michelle loves creating heartwarming stories that are enjoyable to read aloud. Connection, compassion, and family are common themes in her work.
Michelle's latest books are BRAVE BALLERINA: The Story of Janet Collins and FLYING HIGH: The Story of Gymnastics Champion Simone Biles. Her other books include HIBERNATION STATION, SUPER BUGS, and PIGGIES IN PAJAMAS. Michelle wrote her first book, THE WAY THE STORM STOPS, in the middle of the night after rocking her son to sleep during a thunderstorm.
Michelle studied journalism and literature at Syracuse University. She shares her love of storytelling through presentations, and she is a regular contributor to Picture Book Builders, a blog on the craft of creating children's books. Michelle is represented by literary agent Rosemary Stimola of the Stimola Literary Studio.
Michelle’s writing process involves paper, pens, and lots of cookies. Her favorite place to think and write: the beach! The ocean, with its constant rhythm, is a wonderful reminder that there is hope, imagination, and possibility. Michelle grew up in Washington, D.C. She now lives near the beach in Delaware with her favorite people -- her husband and son.