Meg Kearney is the author of two books of poems for adults, An Unkindness of Ravens and Home By Now, winner of the 2010 PEN New England L. L. Winship Award, as well as two novels in verse for teens, The Secret of Me and its sequel The Girl in the Mirror. Her picture book, Trouper (Scholastic) is forthcoming. Her poetry has been featured on Garrison Keillor's A Writer's Almanac and has been published in myriad literary magazines and anthologies. She lives in New Hampshire and directs the Solstice MFA program at Pine Manor College in Massachusetts.
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