K.N. Smith

K.N. Smith

The United States



"The Urban Boys - an energetic YA adventure debut with stellar action sequences. Smith's writing is intelligent and often lyrical. Her exuberant prose never fails to dazzle." - Kirkus Reviews

K.N. Smith is an American author and passionate advocate of childhood and family literacy programs throughout the world. She continues to inspire students of all ages to reach their highest potential in their literacy and educational pursuits. Her creative, lyrical flair sweeps across pages that twist, turn, and grind through elements of paranormal and action-adventure in diverse, exciting, edge-of-your-seat narratives. A gardening enthusiast, she lives with her family in California and is currently working on her next book.

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With permission from mom, and a big bowl of popcorn, we set out to watch the errie “Carrie”, author Stephen King’s super creepy movie about a simple and kind girl with a dark secret, and very secret powers. Little did the world know that his excellence in writing and storytelling would sell generations on the dark side of life, entertaining millions of fans with books, movies, and other creepy...

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“The little being also contributed to the amazing glow ricocheting from sprawling fronds to soaring trees to fallen leaves as its creativity advanced in a display of twirls and spins that astonished the boys. And they followed their little friend further and further into the forest.”
K.N. Smith, The Urban Boys: Discovery of the Five Senses

“Upon reaching the preserve, everyone knew that the explanation of this incident was dreadfully imminent. With parents already on edge, the looming task of crafting a story out of thin air was one that was not only sickening, but would place a larger wedge between father and son.”
K.N. Smith, The Urban Boys: Discovery of the Five Senses

“She reached behind her back and pulled out slender, black nunchucks and simply invited them to come get her. Their eyes could barely follow the chucks as they circled around her shoulders and torso slapping back and forth, and up and under, while she remained focused and composed with her eastern, tomboy flair.”
K.N. Smith, The Urban Boys: Discovery of the Five Senses

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