Meghan McCarthy

Meghan McCarthy is the award-winning author and illustrator of many books for children, including Earmuffs for Everyone: How Chester Greenwood Became Known as the Inventor of Earmuffs; Daredevil: The Daring Life of Betty Skelton; Pop!: The Invention of Bubble Gum; City Hawk: The Story of Pale Male; Seabiscuit the Wonder Horse; and All That Trash. A graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design, she lives in Brooklyn, New York. Visit her at Meghan-McCarthy.com.

Books by this Author

All That Trash
The Wildest Race Ever
Earmuffs for Everyone!
Daredevil
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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. work hard, play hard

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. being sick

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. I don't trust people

Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?

A. I'm taller than a lot of females

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. probably "um..." but I'm not sure

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