Writing books for children is a dream come true.
I have always loved to read, especially biographies and nonfiction. Reading as a child, and reading to my daughter inspired me to write for children.
The illustrations on this website are hers.
I live in Oklahoma with my husband and two terrific cats.
I love to travel too, especially to historical sites. This is me at Stonehenge, an amazing place.
nonfiction and historical fiction picture books,
nonfiction early readers,
and nonfiction educational market books.
You can see my books at: https://www.barbaralowell.com/books-2
Follow me on Twitter: @barbara_lowell.
I am a member of The Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators, scbwi.org
and Oklahoma SCBWI okscbwi.org
Oklahoma Book Award finalist. Oklahoma Center for the Book www.odl.state.ok.us/ocb
SCBWI’s Barbara Karlin Grant runner-up. scbwi.org
The Katherine Patterson Prize at Hunger Mountain in the picture book category. www.hungermountain.com