J. M. Bedell

J.M. Bedell spent her childhood daydreaming in hayfields, talking to cows, and finding her heroes between the pages of books. She is a full-time writer of historical fiction and nonfiction for children. She received her MFA in creative writing from Hamline University in Minnesota. She lives with her husband and two Siberian huskies in Portland, Oregon. Visit her at JMBedell.com.

Books by this Author

So, You Want to Work with the Ancient and Recent Dead?
So, You Want to Be a Chef?

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. “Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.”

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. Rescuing puppies. I'm part of an Anatolian Shepherd dog rescue and we foster puppies until they can find their fur-ever homes.

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. Play the piano.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. The Grinch.

Q. What’s your best quality?

A. I'm kind, well, most of the time.

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