Author Archives: Sharon Biggs Waller

I’m happy to share the cover to my third young adult novel, GIRLS ON THE VERGE, which will be out spring of 2019 through Henry Holt Books for Young Readers.  Gosh, that seems a long way away, but in the … Continue reading

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I’ve always been fascinated by process, especially when it comes to craft—painting, sculpting, sewing, knitting, woodwork, writing—all of it holds endless fascination for me. I love how a person can create something useful or beautiful from humble material and thin … Continue reading

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Hi everyone, just a wee note to say I’ve decided to leave  the Twitterverse.  We’ll meet again, Twitter, don’t know how, don’t know when, but I know we’ll meet again some sunny day. But you, dear readers, can still find … Continue reading

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Tomato Soup with Orange, adapted from The Dairy Hollow House Soup & Bread: A Country Inn Cookbook by Crescent Dragonwagon (yes, that is her name). I had so much fun giving a talk on heritage vegetables at the Swedish American … Continue reading

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Hi all, As part of the Chef Magnus Nilsson photo exhibit entitled Nordic:A Photographic Essay of Landscapes, Food, and People, I’ll be giving a talk on heritage vegetables at the Swedish American Museum in Andersonville, Chicago. There will be a … Continue reading

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  Dear Reader: I hope you have a fantastic Fourth of July.  I’m going to spend it reading and weeding the garden and maybe a little bit of writing.  Sparklers will be in there somewhere too. Hugs, Sharon  

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I recently finished the first draft of my third novel, GIRLS ON THE VERGE, and sent it off to my editor. It’s an odd thing to hit send and go on about your day when your characters have occupied your every … Continue reading

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