Maureen Sherry
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Born in: 1981 in New York City, USA

Awards:

  • MFA in Non-Fiction Writing

  • Best New Voices 2010 American Booksellers Association

Jobs:

  • She worked on Wall Street for 12 years as a managing director.

  • She currently is an author and a volunteer at after school programs.

Inspiration:

  • Telling fantastic stories to her four young children.

  • She became sad when she moved to a new home, so she started leaving clues for the next family that moved in. The clues led to a good story.
Books By Her:
  • Walls Within Walls
  • The Glass Ceiling Club
  • A Taste of Pumpkin
Hobbies:
  • Skiing
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  • Swimming external image 807_38_2230---Swimming-Pool_web.jpg
  • Ice skating external image 90_17_6---Ice-skating--Winter-Wonderland-outdoor-ice-rink--Edinburgh_web.jpg
  • Bike Rrides With Her Children external image images?q=tbn:ANd9GcTrOrKvNEqxHJHNBxCopwX6jxd1S4k8XT-pDUkXzIl88Tv2cKm3v8aJ-s3O
Interesting Facts:
  • She can often be found standing on her hands.
  • She met her husband when she walking down a street and he was riding in a cab.
  • She is accomplished in the art of belly-flop and various types of yoga.
School:
  • Cornell University
  • Columbia University
Sources:
Information and Photo From: http://www.harpercollins.com/author/microsite/About.aspx?authorid=35406
http://www.amazon.com/Maureen-Sherry/e/B003JEJMPS