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J. M. Bedell

Jane 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.
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J. M. Bedell
Q. What is your motto or maxim?

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

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. The Grinch.

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. Butterscotch ice cream. Unfortunately, I'm lactose intolerant. Sigh.

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. I use a lot of qualifiers like 'just' and 'very.' Luckily, Word has a wonderful 'find and replace' function and I use it.

Q. Which living person do you most admire?

A. I have two, my daughters. One has an MD/PhD and is about to start her residency, and the other has opened her own gluten-free bakery in Seattle. Amazing, strong and independent women.

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