New from Simon & Schuster

Carolyn Meyer

Carolyn Meyer is the acclaimed author of more than fifty books for young people. Her many award-winning novels include Mary, Bloody Mary—an ABA’s Pick of the Lists, an NCSS-CBC Notable Children’s Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies, and an ALA Best Book for Young Adults—and Marie, Dancing, a Book Sense Pick. She is also the author of Cleopatra Confesses and Victoria Rebels. She lives in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and you can visit her at ReadCarolyn.com.
Become a Fan

Books by this Author

Video

Victoria Rebels from Carolyn Meyer

Queen Victoria’s personal journals inform this captivating first-person novel about of one of history’s most prominent female leaders.

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Do it right the first time, or maybe the second or third.

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. 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. 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 was/is your favorite job?

A. Writing (and rewriting; and re-rewriting)

Explore

CONNECT WITH US

Get a FREE eBook
when you join our mailing list!