D. James Smith
His novels for younger readers are Fast Company and his first book about Paolo and friends, The Boys of San Joaquin.
My Life in 8 Words
Q. What is your motto or maxim?
A. Everyday be of service to others and yourself.
Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?
A. Mac 'n Cheese sandwiches
Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?
A. My home.
Q. With whom in history do you most identify?
A. All the unknowns who just got up each day and did the right thing without making it into history.
Q. Which living person do you most admire?
A. A firiend I have who is fighting for her life against an illness.