ABOUT SHARI GREEN
Shari Green is an award-winning author of middle grade verse novels. Her books have been nominated for multiple provincial and state readers’-choice programs and included on international “best of” lists.
Her 2016 debut MG novel, ROOT BEER CANDY AND OTHER MIRACLES, was a White Ravens selection and a CCBC Best Books for Kids and Teens starred selection. Her 2017 book, MACY McMILLAN AND THE RAINBOW GODDESS, was an ALA Schneider Family Book Award winner, IODE Violet Downey Book Award finalist, and a Junior Library Guild Selection. Her latest novel, MISSING MIKE, launched in May 2018 (September 2018 in the U.S.) and is a 2019 NCTE Notable Verse Novels selection.
In her non-writing life, Shari works as a Licensed Practical Nurse. She’s in love with stories and the sea, and can often be found curled up with a good book and a cup of tea, or wandering the beaches near her home on Vancouver Island, BC, Canada.