Tuesday, December 1, 2009

Quickie Interview: Elizabeth Cody Kimmel

Where do you live? Cold Spring, New York, near the Hudson River and the Hudson Highlands Mountains.

What was your last work published? THE BOY ON THE LION THRONE: THE CHILDHOOD OF THE 14TH DALAI LAMA was published in March of 2009, and the third book in the Suddenly Supernatural series, UNHAPPY MEDIUM, was published in April of 09.

What is your next work coming out? The fourth Suddenly Supernatural book, CROSSING OVER, will be published in April 2010, and the middle grade novel THE REINVENTION OF MOXIE ROOSEVELT will be published in June of 2010. In 2011, my picture book about Gandhi's Salt March, A TASTE OF FREEDOM, will be published,

What are you reading? Right now I am reading the Goldbug Variations by Richard Powers, and A WORLD LIT ONLY BY FIRE; The Medieval Mind and the Renaissance, by William Manchester.

Where is your favorite place to snuggle down and read? I have a reading nook with a large, comfortable papasan chair on an upstairs landing by the window which is perfect for reading, especially during a thunderstorm. But mostly I read in my tremendously comfortable bed with many pillows, in a room surrounded by paintings and statues of Buddha. Very serene.

Do you have a website? Yes, I do.

What is the URL? www.codykimmel.com

Do you have a favorite quote? "Imagination is evidence of the Divine." William Blake.




"Keep reading and dreaming"

God Bless,
Susan

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