More About the Author
My books are all contemporary fiction, and Sitting Pretty covers a number of different genres in the twenty short stories, plus a bonus novella. Two of my books have won a total of five major awards. I hope you enjoy them.
Carol White, a Boca Raton resident, is an award-winning novelist, playwright, and free-lance writer. Her essays, stories and columns have been published by The Sun Sentinel, Writers Journal, Insight for Playwrights, Working Writers, Woman's World, The Florida Writer, and Senior Scene. She is a frequent fiction contributor to the East Hampton Star Newspaper.
Visit her website blog at http://carolwhitefiction.wordpress.com/
You can read a recent interview with Carol at The Harvard Square Edition: http://litvote.com/carol-white-finds-success-as-an-author-and-playwright/
Find out more about Carol in this You-Tube interview: www.youtube.com/watch?v=R9E06F3iqzw
Carol is a long-standing member and officer of the National League of American Pen Women.
She is a published poet and her plays have been produced and staged in over 20 theatres around the country, including five off-Broadway productions. Several South Florida theatres have produced her one-woman shows. Her novels: "Hidden Choices," a triple award winning novel (IPPY 2013 Bronze Award Winner, Pinnacle Award Winner, and Independent Book Awards 2013 Winner) "From One Place to Another," and her latest book, "Sitting Pretty" won the NABE Pinnacle 2014 Award for Best Book in the category of Short Stories, and the 2014 International Book Award for Short Stories. Her books are on sale at Amazon.com, etc., and at Delray Beach's local Mystery Bookstore, "Murder on the Beach Bookstore."
As the former Executive Producer for the Boca Raton Theatre Guild, Carol has worked in every facet of the theatre - from backstage dresser to producing full-scale musicals, and moderated a playwright critique workshop during that time. She has mentored high school and college students advising them on theatre production, and has given many young actors their start in community theatre. She won second and third place for full-length plays in the Royal Palm Literary Awards sponsored by The Florida Writer.
Carol presents book talks and workshops in local libraries, women's clubs, colleges and other venues. Workshops include jump-starting your creativity, memoir/essay writing, and short play writing.
Her third book,"Sitting Pretty" was released in February 2014 and includes a variety of short stories plus a bonus novella. The title story recently won second place in a National League of American Pen Women Florida statewide contest. Visit her Facebook page: http://on.fb.me/HpUgZH and follow her on Twitter @polowhite Email her at firstname.lastname@example.org