Nancy Stone is a writer, book fanatic and lifelong logophile. As an educator, she has coached students from kindergarten through doctoral studies in creative writing, grammar and essay skills. In addition, she has served as a research librarian, copywriter and editor at a variety of public and university libraries. Her writing has appeared in Folio Weekly, The Mississippi Review, and other publications.
Recently she’s shifted her focus to another core passion—writing for kids—and is at work on a novel about three endangered, magical birds and the kids who long to save them. An active member of SCBWI and the Editorial Freelancers Association, she holds a BA in English from the University of Connecticut and an MLS with a concentration in children’s literature from Simmons College.