More About the Author
Nancy Robison has over 70 published books and 900 short stories and articles for children and young adults. The mother of four sons, she began writing when the boys started school, 30 years ago, and has enjoyed a nice career since. Earlier in her career she was a model, dancer and actress on television and motion pictures. Her first story was published at the age of 14 about her experiences as a TV actress. And she hosted a cablevision show titled, "Author to Author" where she interviewed writers, librarians and illustrators.
Her books have won awards, been made into plays, re-printed in other languages and recently available as "e-books".
Nancy enjoys visiting schools and talking about creative writing to children.
She is also a photographer, likes to paint, play tennis and country line dance and flying. Her photographs have appeared on book covers and used to illustrate stories.
Several new books are available on amazon.com - "Letters From my brother and the Home Front"; "We Love to Fly," about the Women's Air Force Service Pilots; "Short and Sweet Stories for Kids", "The Voyage of Charity Norton", about whaling days; "Three Alone" an early American story and "Does anybody Want a Little Kewpie?" story of adoption and WWII history.
She lives in Newport Beach, California with her husband of 57 years and has nine grandchildren, eight boys and one girl!