ABOUT SAMANTHA CLARK
Samantha M Clark is the author of the middle-grade novel THE BOY, THE BOAT, AND THE BEAST, coming out June 26, 2018, from Paula Wiseman Books, an imprint of Simon & Schuster. A journalist and editor for 20 years, Samantha’s work has been published in the Vermont College of Fine Arts online literary magazine Hunger Mountain among other publications. She write stories for middle-grade and young-adult readers, and WAKE was a finalist in the Texas Writers League manuscript contest and won the Houston SCBWI Joan Lowery Nixon Award in 2012. Samantha is also the Regional Advisor for the Austin SCBWI chapter and a freelance editor with Yellow Bird Editors. Her writing is represented by Rachel Orr at Prospect Agency.