Thursday, May 29, 2008

Books: Betty Briggs and YA Fiction

by Anne Bradshaw on Not Entirely British
on yourLDSneighborhood Newsstands - 29 May 2008

Betty Briggs is one of my favorite people. Like me, she also loves horses. Unlike me, she actually owns some--and successfully brings them into her Young Adult novels. If your teens love horses, then Betty's books are a must-read.

She says, "I can’t remember a time when I didn’t write. In grade school I used to take work home at night so I could create stories to entertain my classmates during the day. I loved filling the pages of notebooks on both sides so the paper would crinkle. At that time, my dream was to write and illustrate children’s books when I grew up. ~ Read More