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Miranda Paul

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Miranda Paul has worked as a teacher, volunteer zookeeper, and freelance writer--among other things. She is passionate about creating stories for young readers that inspire, entertain, and broaden horizons. Miranda is also a thrill-seeker, and one of her bravest moments involved reciting poetry from inside a crocodile pit. (Yikes!)

In addition to being a picture book author, Miranda is a team member of We Need Diverse Books™ and a volunteer for the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI). Learn more at www.mirandapaul.com.

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Miranda Paul I don't really get writer's block. I have the opposite problem—too many ideas and words. The trick is choosing which books to write and which…moreI don't really get writer's block. I have the opposite problem—too many ideas and words. The trick is choosing which books to write and which paragraphs to cut!(less)
Miranda Paul Besides working in my pajamas? Meeting really awesome kids. I love the letters they write me.
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For thousands of years, people have loved stories about heroes.

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This new book, Little Libraries, Big Heroes, tells the story of the Little Free Library organization from the first installation to the creation of more than 75,000 mini-libraries around the world. It releases Sept. 3 but is no...

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