Catherine Dawgert is an author and illustrator. Winner of the 2015 Moonbeam Award and an Inkspokes Select Book Award, she is currently working on two new picture books and a middle grade novel. She lives in Pittsburgh.
It all began with an ornery pony named George, and a desire to write beautifully illustrated books for her grandchildren. Now C.S. McDonald has four children’s books and a cozy mystery series too—the Fiona Quinn Mysteries. Ms. McDonald resides on her horse farm in Hookstown, Pa.
Joshua David Bellin writes science fiction for teens and adults. His books include the two-part Survival Colony series, Survival Colony 9 and Scavenger of Souls, and the deep-space adventure, Freefall. Josh loves to read, watch movies, and spend time in nature with his wife and kids. Oh, yeah, and he likes monsters. Really scary monsters.
Debra R Sanchez leads various writing groups and hosts writing retreats. Her writing has won awards in various genres, including children’s stories, poetry, fantasy, and creative nonfiction. Several of her plays and monologues have been produced and published. Her work has also been published in literary magazines and anthologies.