Victoria Rebels from Carolyn Meyer
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Do it right the first time, or maybe the second or third.
Q. Do you have one sentence of advice for new writers?
A. Learn to accept criticism of your work; it's the only way to grow.
Q. Is there a book you love to reread?
A. I can't keep up with all the books I haven't read and want to read, so I never read the same book twice.
Q. What comment do you hear most often from your readers?
A. "You've turned me on to history!" I disliked history when I was young, and I'm happy when I can make it exciting for today's young readers.
Q. What were your previous occupations?
A. I was briefly a secretary and hated every minute of it.