Meghan McCarthy

Meghan McCarthy is the award-winning author and illustrator of many books for children, including Earmuffs for Everyone: How Chester Greenwood Became Known as the Inventor of Earmuffs; Daredevil: The Daring Life of Betty Skelton; Pop!: The Invention of Bubble Gum; City Hawk: The Story of Pale Male; and Seabiscuit the Wonder Horse. A graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design, she lives in Brooklyn, New York. Visit her at Meghan-McCarthy.com.

Books by this Author

The Wildest Race Ever
Earmuffs for Everyone!
Daredevil
Pop!
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My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. work hard, play hard

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

A. pizza

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. in a fashionable, grand loft which I would own and would contain a basketball hoop used to release pent up energy

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. being sick

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. I don't trust people

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