Elizabeth Rusch

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ELIZABETH RUSCH is an award-winning book author, magazine writer, editor, writing teacher and speaker. Her wide-ranging passions include astronomy, volcanology, art, music, history, nature, waves, jokes, crayons, and mud — anything that catches her fancy. She is inspired by stories of exploration and discovery, stories that have been overlooked by history, and stories that grapple with persistent questions. Whether writing fiction or nonfiction for children or adults or teaching workshops, she hopes her work opens doors, opens minds, opens possibilities.

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As 2016 begins, the Scrivas always take time to reflect upon the past year and set writing goals for the new one.


We have a retreat in a few weeks during which we’ll talk about what’s working and what’s not in our writing lives. We’ll think on the strengths we have as a group and as individuals, and of course, we’ll eat chocolate and stare at the mountains and even do some writing.


In the last ye...

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Ready, Set . . . Baby! by Elizabeth Rusch
"Rusch, Elizabeth Ready, Set...Baby! illustrated by Qin Leng. PICTURE BOOK. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017. $17.99. Content: G.

Anna and Oliver are siblings and experts on new babies, because their mom just had one! This handy 'how-to' book is aim..." Read more of this review »
Ready, Set . . . Baby! by Elizabeth Rusch
"This cute instruction booklet is from an older sibling to those getting a sibling. This was very cute and definitely a one on one experience for a new sibling upper toddler and preschool.

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Ready, Set . . . Baby! by Elizabeth Rusch
"One of the best new baby books I've read that explains this for the big brother/big sister to be."
Ready, Set . . . Baby! by Elizabeth Rusch
"so relevant and perfect for big kids expecting a new baby. The tips for parents at the back of the book are gold. "
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“Dedicating a writing session to someone is like sending a prayer for them out into the world. I will never know if my writing, my dedication to them, my prayer for them made any difference in their lives. But I know it makes a difference in mine.”
Elizabeth Rusch
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“You never know what will spark a student's interest and feed the flame of learning. For me, all subjects are connected: writing, reading, science, art, music, math, social studies. By presenting myself as a writer with wide ranging passions - for astronomy, volcanology, art, music, history, and community service - I hope to inspire not only budding writers but also budding scientists, artists, activists...”
Elizabeth Rusch

“Dedicating a writing session to someone is like sending a prayer for them out into the world. I will never know if my writing, my dedication to them, my prayer for them made any difference in their lives. But I know it makes a difference in mine.”
Elizabeth Rusch

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“You never know what will spark a student's interest and feed the flame of learning. For me, all subjects are connected: writing, reading, science, art, music, math, social studies. By presenting myself as a writer with wide ranging passions - for astronomy, volcanology, art, music, history, and community service - I hope to inspire not only budding writers but also budding scientists, artists, activists...”
Elizabeth Rusch

“Dedicating a writing session to someone is like sending a prayer for them out into the world. I will never know if my writing, my dedication to them, my prayer for them made any difference in their lives. But I know it makes a difference in mine.”
Elizabeth Rusch




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