CYNTHIA FURLONG REYNOLDS
By the time she was four, Cynthia Furlong Reynolds knew she would become a writer. An award-winning journalist, she has written 12 children’s books (including a Young Hoosier Book Award winner and a Mom’s Choice Book Award), a chapter book series, Middle Reader novel, 9 histories related to Michigan (2 of them named Michigan Notable Books), a writing manual and workbook, and countless news stories and oral histories. She is finishing two new Michigan-based books and a YA novel. Reynolds, who lives in Dexter, leads writing workshops and Prime Time literacy programs, freelances as editor/ghost writer, and loves visiting schools to talk about writing.
Her website is www.cynthiafurlongreynolds.com.