About Lisa Rogers
Lisa Rogers is a former elementary school librarian and newspaper reporter and editor. She is the award-winning author of 16 WORDS: WILLIAM CARLOS WILLIAMS AND THE RED WHEELBARROW, illustrated by Chuck Groenink (Random House/Schwartz and Wade Books, 2019), HOUND WON’T GO, illustrated by Meg Ishihara (Albert Whitman, 2020). Two of her poems are included in FRIENDS AND ANEMONES: OCEAN POEMS FOR CHILDREN, (Writers’ Loft Press, 2020). DISCOVER HER ART: WOMEN ARTISTS AND THEIR MASTERPIECES is forthcoming from Chicago Review Press (2022). Lisa holds a bachelor’s degree from The College of William and Mary and a master’s degree from Boston College, both in English Literature. She also holds a master’s degree in Library and Information Science from Southern Connecticut State University. She specializes in picture book biographies. A native of the New Jersey shore, she lives outside Boston with her family and hound dog and is a four-time runner of the Boston Marathon. She is a member of SCBWI, the Authors Guild, the 12 x 12 writing community, and the Writers’ Loft in Sherborn, Mass.
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