Sarah McCoy is the New York Times, USA Today, and international bestselling author of Marilla of Green Gables (William Morrow/Harper Collins); The Mapmaker’s Children; The Baker’s Daughter, a 2012 Goodreads Choice Award Best Historical Fiction nominee; The Time It Snowed in Puerto Rico; the novella “The Branch of Hazel” in Grand Central; and Le souffle des feuilles et des promesses, a French exclusive title.
Sarah’s work has been featured in Real Simple, The Millions, Your Health Monthly, Huffington Post and other publications. She has taught English writing at Old Dominion University and at the University of Texas at El Paso.
The daughter of an Army officer, her family was stationed in Germany during her childhood. She grew up in Virginia and now lives with her husband, an orthopedic sports surgeon, and their dog, Gilbert, in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
Talks and Topics:
Behind the Book: Marilla of Green Gables presentation
Female Empowerment and the Legacy of Lucy Maud Montgomery
Author Presentation (Any/All Backlisted Titles)
Bringing Classic Literature Back for Modern Readers
Stories of Family: Traditional and Untraditional
The Ubiquitous Role of the Nurturer
Significant yet Unknown Women of History
Craft Talk: Writing Heart Knowledge in a Head Knowledge Time