Laura Lascarso

Laura Lascarso is the author of Counting Backwards, her debut novel. She lives in north Florida with her husband, two children, three chickens, and a dog named Lucy. Visit her at LauraLascarso.com.

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Counting Backwards

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My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Just keep writing.

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. Where I am.

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. I can't be limited to 5. They are always changing.

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. Kindness, honesty and fairness

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. Katniss Everdeen

Author Voices

October 25, 2011

COUNTING BACKWARDS has a cover!


The cover model is gorgeous and I love the dual photo. I also like the classy, understated font and clean lines–no clutter.

Now, a little insider information…

The Atheneum team asked my opinion on which model to use for the cover (they were choosing from two). I chose this model because in... see more

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