Constance (Connie) Corcoran Wilson writes award-winning fiction and nonfiction for adults and children. She was named one of the Ten Most Creative Teachers in America (33 years) by TAB Scholastic Books and has channeled that creativity into an illustrated Christmas Cats series (www.TheXmasCats.com) written for her four-year-old twin granddaughters.
Connie is a graduate of the University of Iowa (MS + 30) and Berkeley and has been writing for pay since she was 10 years old, with 15 books, to date and stints as film and book critic for 5 newspapers and 11 blogs. She was Content Producer of the Year for Yahoo (2009). Read more about her other books at www.ConnieCWilson.com.
She has two children born 20 years apart , has been married 46 years, and lives in East Moline and Chicago, Illinois with husband Craig.