Meghan McCarthy

Meghan McCarthy is the award-winning author and illustrator of many books for children, including Earmuffs for Everyone: How Chester Arthur 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. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. probably "um..." but I'm not sure

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

A. writing music

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. myself

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. being sick

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