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Caperton Tissot

About

Caperton Tissot, born in Massachusetts, educated in Virginia, married and lived in the Netherlands before moving back to New England where she and her husband raised two children.

Retired in 2005, from years of full time work in health care, pottery, environmental politics and fundraising, Caperton has emerged from the literary closet to enjoy the rewards of writing. She is inspired by family, small communities, the arts and backcountry wilderness. Her work includes essays, history, fiction, and verse.

An abiding interest in cultural and natural history is reflected in her books as well as newspaper and journal articles. She and her husband live in rural upstate New York where she balances an outdoor lifestyle with an indoor writing vocation.

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Website

SnowyOwlPress.com

Books

Barbara Briggs Ward

About

Barbara Briggs Ward is a writer living in Ogdensburg, New York. She is the author of an unforgettable Christmas trilogy for adults featuring The Reindeer Keeper (selected by Yahoo's Christmas Book Club as their December 2012 Book of the Month), The Snowman Maker, and ending with The Candle Giver.

Barbara's short stories have appeared in the Chicken Soup for the Soul books, Christmas Magic and Family Caregivers, plus Ladies' Home Journal, Redbook, and The Crafts Report. Her short story, "The Great Berry Pie Cook-Off," was a First Friday Fiction selection appearing on The Saturday Evening Post's website.

Barbara's work includes her book, A Robin's Snow (an Amish mystery/love story); a short story for children published in Highlights for Children; and two picture books she both wrote and illustrated—The Really, Really Hairy Flight of Snarly Sally and Snarly Sally's Garden of ABCs, as well as two picture books for the NYS Office of Mental Health.

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Websites

BarbaraBriggsWard.com, The Reindeer Keeper (Blog), The Reindeer Keeper (Facebook Page)

Books

Larry Weill

About

Larry Weill's career life has been as diverse and interesting as the characters in his books. He has studied biology and entomology, and is an avid naturalist. He has worked as a Wilderness Park Ranger, a fire-tower observer, a financial planner, a technical writer, and a career Navy Reservist. Larry is a lifelong devotee to the mountains, and he loves the Adirondacks. He lives in Rochester, New York, with his family, and they frequently hike and climb in the Adirondacks.

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Website

LarryWeill.com

Books