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I'm a former educator of 15+ years with an advanced degree in School Psychology and I'm currently a full-time children's writer, ghost writer, and freelance editor. I am the author of Hammering for Freedom: The William Lewis Story ; I earned the 2014 SCBWI Letter of Merit for an unpublished Multicultural manuscript; I am the author of several educational titles for Rosen Publishing and Cavendish Books; and I penned African Americans of Chattanooga: A History of Unsung Heroes (The History Press, 2008). I am also a Media Professional for the New York Journal of Books, a member of SCBWI.org and 12x12 - 12 Picture Books, 12 Months.
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