Joan C Verniero
My fiction and nonfiction have been published by HarperCollins Children's Books, American Psychological Association/Magination Press, Pen Women Press, Psychological Perspectives, Women & Recovery and Education Week. Collections of myths, legends, folktales and biblical stories appear through Black Dog & Leventhal/Workman. Short stories for teens appear in Women & Recovery and Psychological Perspectives. University of Bridgeport outstanding literacy leader.
I write for the YA, MG and adult markets. I have been honored with awards from National League of American Pen Women and the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. My juvenile non-fiction in collaboration with Doreen Rappaport has received starred "Kirkus" reviews.